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Pre School Lice Checks A Good Idea?

21 August

Pre School Lice Checks A Good Idea? You don’t want your school to discover lice on your child the first week of school! The solution? Make sure you do head checks on the whole family. A quick head check need not take a huge amount of time. The best way to check for lice is […]

Checking Lice Summer Camp Peace of Mind!

16 July

Checking Lice. Summer camp is happening right now, however you find that you’re totally freaking out that your kids have lice. Will you kids pass the pre-camp lice check on the first day of camp?  And you can’t sleep at night and you are constantly checking you kids for lice. Wait a minute, you don’t […]

Need Lice Check Stat! Peace of Mind Within Reach at NitWits!

10 June
Need Lice Check Stat

Need Lice Check Stat! Yes folks when you discover you have caught head lice you want it over with yesterday. In order to regain a sense of sanity and happiness you need a NitWits appointment immediately. That is exactly what NitWits is set up for. Lice is all we do, and we do it particularly […]

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 […]

Back School Head Lice Checks. Ahh…Peace of Mind for Mom!

12 September

Back School Head Lice Checks. Moms can’t sleep at night when they think there might be a lice epidemic in the house. Furthermore powerful head lice stigma falls squarely on the shoulders of Moms. Head Lice stigma implies that you are not a good Mom. In addition Head Lice stigma suggests that you do not […]

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, […]

Home Treatment Lice. NitWits to the Rescue!

09 August

Home Treatment Lice . Your child will be exposed to head lice many times between the ages of 2-15 and schools are not a high risk area for head lice transmission. Your child is more likely to contract head lice at a family party, playdate or sleepover, than at school. Do not get freaked out about head lice […]

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 […]

Lice Summer Camp. NitWits to the Rescue Today!

22 July

Lice Summer Camp. Lice lay tiny eggs in the scalps of children. The tiny eggs are called nits and they take take 7 days to hatch and then go through 3 molts before they are old enough to lay more nits. If your child has lice nits in their hair, you need to comb the nits […]