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Natural Remedy Head Lice. Get Help Today!

24 February

Natural Remedy Head Lice. When you hear that there is a lice infestation going on at your child’s school it can be a stressful moment. When you search online for natural remedies for lice you find a host of confusing and overwhelming treatment option information. The bottom line is that using a good metal nit comb is the first […]

Lice Bites On Back of Neck

20 February

Lice Bites On Back of Neck. You are confused about lice treatments when you first learn that head lice is in your child’s classroom. Furthermore you confuse head lice with body lice and pubic lice and the stigma that body lice and pubic lice carry. This widespread lice stigma implies that your family lacks proper personal hygiene. However your child […]

Treating Lice Naturally

13 February

Treating Lice Naturally. Could there really be anything worse than Head Lice? • That school nurse call telling you that your child’s classroom has a lice infestation. • Suddenly, you feel as if you are living in the Middle Ages. • Will your child be banished from her school and quarantined? • Should you be […]

Non Toxic Lice Treatment

08 February

Non Toxic Lice Treatment. First of all parents are often scratching their heads when it comes to lice treatment. In addition many parents run to CVS in the middle of the night and purchase head lice treatments containing harsh chemicals and pesticides when they discover live lice on their children’s scalps. Furthermore what most parents […]

When Should You Repeat Lice Shampoo?

16 January

When Should You Repeat Lice Shampoo? There is a lot of confusion in 2020 about how to treat lice. First of all most parents feel deeply stressed upon learning that their children have head lice. This leads many parents to use pesticide lice shampoo to treat lice. However the latest data indicates that lice shampoos […]

The Harm of Popular Lice Treatments

09 January

The Harm of Popular Lice Treatments. New research suggests  exposure to a widely used lice insecticide may increase the risk for cardiovascular disease and early death. Pyrethrin and its synthetic derivatives are used in lice shampoos. They are absorbed by the body and then metabolized and excreted in urine. Thus, when you apply lice treatments […]

Winter Head Lice. What Every Parent Needs to Know.

03 December

Winter Head Lice. Is it possible to get lice in the winter? While it is true that head lice do not like cold weather, head lice are, in fact, present 12 months of the year. Even during a chilly New England winter, head lice are spreading successfully amongst elementary school aged children. And some of […]

Lice Bites Rash on Neck. Get Help Today

05 November

Lice Bites Rash on Neck. Parents often wonder why kids get a rash on the back of their neck that looks like lice bites. In fact the red spots on your child’s neck just under the hairline are not lice bites. Rather, the red spots are the signs of an allergic reaction to lice bites. […]

How Long Does Itching Last After Lice Treatment?

30 October

Lice Itching Symptoms, how long will they last after treatment? You can have an itchy scalp for up to 3 weeks after head lice treatment. Furthermore here are the Top 3 reasons for itching symptoms after lice treatment. • Pesticide lice treatments can continue to irritate the scalp. • Repeated daily vigorous lice combing can […]

Can Dogs Get Head Lice?

24 October

Can head lice live on dogs? In fact head lice are permanent obligate human ectoparasites which means they can only live on humans. Over time head lice have undergone numerous adaptations to allow them to occupy a very specific niche in the world of arthropods, that of the human scalp. Most individual head lice will […]