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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 […]

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 […]

Head Lice Love Thanksgiving!

23 November

Head Lice Love Thanksgiving! And not just because Turkeys have their own lice! In fact your kids getting together with your cousin’s kids and your friend’s kids presents the optimal situation for head lice transmission. Because all of that hugging and cuddling and jumping around on couches is good for lice. In addition the kids […]

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 do you get rid of lice overnight?

08 July
How do you get rid of lice overnight?

How do you get rid of lice overnight? First of all when you discover lice on your child’s head you want to get rid of it immediately. In fact you want to get rid of it yesterday! And there is a way to make sure your child’s head lice infestation is gone for good. Furthermore […]

Oy Vey Lice! A Plague of Lice?

18 April
Oy Vey Lice!

Oy Vey Lice! Feeling plagued by head lice in your home? Wondering if you have the same plague of lice you talk about during Passover? Fear not, first of all the Plague of Lice in the haggadah is more closely associated with a plague of locusts.  In fact A plague of locusts can be a […]