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Professional lice clinic. NitWits! Return to Sanity Today!

14 March

Professional lice clinic. Who knew a nit picking service was a thing? In fact when lice hits your family you’ll only want NitWits. Boston’s premier lice professionals for 14 years. School Nurse Berit Pratt RN MPH is Boston’s only Public Health Lice Nurse. Furthermore during your treatment we show you our award winning “Welcome To […]

Head Lice Bites Neck. Help My Family Has Lice!

23 October
head lice bites neck

Head lice bites 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. First […]

Head Lice 101 Top 3 Lice Myths Busted By NitWits

14 October

Head Lice 101. Top 3 Lice Myths. 1. Lice Jump 2. Lice Like Clean Hair 3. You can get Lice from a Couch.  Actually none of these lice myths are true. 1. Do Lice Jump? No lice do not have hind legs and therefore cannot jump. 2. Do lice like clean hair? Actually lice don’t […]

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 […]

Signs Lice is in Your Hair. Call the Pros – NitWits!

16 August

Top 3 signs lice is in your hair. 1. Itching? 2. Visible bugs? 3. Visible eggs? Actually none of the above. There are no symptoms when you have an early case of head lice. And the lice like it that way. Most noteworthy, lice can’t afford to be detected when they are setting up a […]

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 […]

Professional Lice Removal Service Boston

06 July

Professional Lice Removal Service Boston. Lice are still very very unpopular in the United States. Head lice are confused with body lice and pubic lice, that’s why head lice have such a strong stigma. In fact head lice stigma should be removed because head lice are harmless and almost all children are exposed to them […]

Naturally Treat Lice. NitWits Intelligent Lice Treatment!

15 June

Naturally Treat Lice. I’ve been treating my 9 year old daughter for head lice for 5 months. I have tried all of the lice shampoos, but her head lice and nits just keep coming back a few weeks later. What am I doing wrong? Naturally Treat Lice. First of all head Lice are feisty little buggers […]