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

27 September
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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 […]

Itchy Scalp Lice? Get Peace of Mind Now!

22 September

Itchy scalp lice. First of all the majority of people with head lice never experience any itching symptoms . Furthermore the urban myth that itching symptoms is a part of head lice is widespread. The 30 day lice life cycle means that after approximately 3 months some people do have itching symptoms when they’ve contracted head lice. From the […]

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 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 […]

Head Lice Children Summer Camp Nitwits

07 August

Head lice children. First of all head lice like children far more than adults. Because children have warmer scalps. In addition, children have more hair shafts per square centimeter than adults. Lastly children spend much more time cuddling and curling up together with each other than adults. Since head lice transmission takes place from direct […]

I think I have a Hair Louse. Professional Lice Nurse On Duty

10 May

Hair Louse. There are three kinds of lice that humans get. Head lice, body lice and pubic lice. In fact there is a tremendous amount of confusion surrounding these 3 distinct species of lice. First of all head lice is the only type of lice that you or your child are going to get in […]

Kills Nits In Hair. Lickety Split-Wits NitWits!

03 May

Kills Nits In Hair. First of all you work hard being a good Mom. However when lice hits you suddenly feel like a bad Mom. Nothing kills nits because nits are bulletproof! Furthermore, killing nits is not rocket science. Nor is there a magic bullet that you can swallow to get rid of lice in 5 minutes. […]

Killing Nits. Call the Best of Boston NitWits!

07 December

Killing nits.  First of all, Rid or Nix, which one should I use? No. Do not use Rid or Nix as a head lice removal treatment. Why? Because Rid or Nix do nothing to kill the lice eggs, and the bugs have developed resistance to these pesticides. Furthermore the Nits are bulletproof.  Once you rinse out rid […]

Lice on Hair. Come to NitWits crying, leave laughing!

17 May

Lice on Hair. Can’t tell if the stuff in your hair is head lice or not? Here is a questionnaire that will help you determine if you have head lice. 1. Are you an elementary school aged child? 2. Do you work or live with elementary school aged children? 3. Does your scalp itch? 4. Do […]

head lice life cycle NitWits has your back!

04 April

head lice life cycle. Where did Head Lice come from? Head Lice have evolved right along side humans. We have had lice ever since we were prehistoric humans. Like other successful parasites, head lice are able to evolve rapidly to adapt to changing conditions. This is why they have so quickly become resistant to pesticide head lice […]