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5 Common Head Lice Problems. Bust Lice Today

20 December

5 Common Head Lice Problems: Pesticide resistance to head lice Head Lice Stigma Loss of school days for children Loss of work time for parents Failure to remove all nits leading to recurrence of head lice 5 Common Head Lice Problems: Pesticide resistance to head lice. This 2016 study showed that head lice have developed 100% […]

Kill Lice Nits Today! NitWits for the Best Peace of Mind!

29 March

Kill Lice Nits Today. First of all most parents wonder what are the symptoms of lice in hair? Furthermore an internet search turns up scads of conflicting lice information. Even pediatricians will recommend pesticidal lice treatments, without understanding the long term efficacy. In addition head lice have developed resistance to the pesticides available. These lice […]

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 […]

Baby Head Lice Bugging You? Welcome to a Lice-Free World!

27 September
Kill Lice Nits Today

Baby head lice are known as nymphs. Nymphs are delicate and fragile and share several similarities with premature human babies. For example baby head lice nymphs need to maintain a constant body temperature and frequent meals to survive, just like preemies. The ideal lice nymph body temperature mirrors that of the scalp of an elementary […]

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 […]

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 […]

Big Comfy Lice? Not it my house! Call NitWits Stat!!

15 August

Big Comfy Lice. Are head lice getting just a little too comfy living in your child’s hair? How do you even know if your child has head lice if you can’t see anything in her or his hair? What if a hair falls off the scalp and the nit hatches on the floor? Big Comfy […]

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, […]

Nit Hair Treatment at Your Fingertips. NitWits Today!

04 August

Nit Hair Treatment. Head Lice no longer respond to available chemical and pesticide lice treatments. Furthermore Head lice have become resistant to pesticide lice treatments. This has created a lot of recent media hype surrounding the term “Super Lice”.  Super lice are simply lice that have adapted to the latest chemicals we have been using to […]

Tea Tree Oil Lice Treatment, Does It Work?

23 July

Tea Tree Oil Lice Treatment. First of all there is an inability of head lice treatments with pesticides to do the job of eradicating head lice. Therefore what choices do parents have in the treatment of head lice in Boston, Massachusetts in 2017? It’s all about the combing, not the lice treatment shampoos, (which don’t work […]