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Head Lice Look Like Sesame Seeds. What’s a Mom to do?

27 August
Head Lice Look Like Sesame Seeds

Head Lice Look Like Sesame Seeds. First of all head lice are nearly impossible to see while they are still alive. In addition their eggs are also difficult to detect. Therefore parents are often completely taken by surprise when they discover their child has head lice. In addition having a head lice diagnosis can be extremely […]

Lice Transmission Head Touching. NitWits Lice Treatment

02 October

Lice Transmission Head Touching.  First of all the primary means of lice transmission is direct head to head contact. Because direct head to head contact gives lice the opportunity to travel from one warm scalp to the next warm scalp. This is especially significant because lice cannot survive once the temperature drops. For example lice […]

Help Kid Head Lice. Return Moms to Sanity.

11 September

Help Kid Head Lice. Feel like you have lost your mind over this head lice situation? Has your child had lice for weeks on end? Head lice help is within reach. According to the CDC “Students diagnosed with live head lice do not need to be sent home early from school”  . Especially relevant the National Association […]

Live Lice Look Like Bugs. Learn More at NitWits Today!

24 August

Live Lice Look Like. Yes folks there are plenty of live lice and nits around the Boston area this summer. Also do you know what they look like? First of all nits look like little sesame seeds. In addition nits are always the same size and shape and are always laid within 1/8th of an […]

Lice Shampoo Kill Nits? Get Lice Crisis Help Now!

23 August

Lice shampoo kill nits? In Scotland or England if you have a lice infestation it is called “nits”. This is confusing for parents who often do not know the difference between the terms “lice” and “nits.” First of all Lice refers to human head lice. (Not body lice or pubic lice or skin lice or book […]

You Know You Have Lice. Now What? NitWits to the Rescue!!

21 August
With Summer Camp Goes Head Lice Woes

You Know You Have Lice when you can’t stop thinking about it. (Also called Delusional Parasitosis). School’s about to start again! Here’s how to protect your little ones from lice. Head Lice Prevention with Preventative Lice Combing really works. Just take the OMG Lice Comb and OMG Lice Conditioner Solution and comb your child’s hair […]

Lice Comb Confusion. Which one works best?

18 August

Lice Comb.  If my daughter swims in a chlorine pool every day does that protect her from catching head lice? Actually no, chlorine pools do not serve as a head lice treatment or preventative because Head Lice are waterproof and their eggs are also waterproof.  Consequently the best head lice removal treatment involves mechanical removal of […]

Itchy Scalp Driving You Nuts? Get Peace of Mind Now!

10 August

Does an itchy scalp mean you have head lice? Not necessarily. In fact most people with lice do not have any itching symptoms. This is simply another urban myth that adds to the confusion about head lice. Head lice is often misdiagnosed and even over-diagnosed! Because most people, whether they are medically trained or not, […]

Where lice come from. Want to be Lice-Free Today?

27 June

Where lice come from?  It is estimated that head lice have been traveling with humans for at least 170,000 years. 170,000 years ago body lice evolved from head lice after humans lost all of their body hair and started to wear clothing. Furthermore it is thought that humans did not wear clothing for about 100,000 years […]

Lice Treatment Kill Nits? Get Lice-Free Today!

23 June

Does lice treatment kill nits? In fact the OTC and Rx lice treatments do not kill nits. First of all parents are led to believe that all it takes to treat lice are a couple of pesticide applications.  Consequently, a month later the school nurse tells parents that their child has lice again. However, in […]