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Lice Treatment Information Every Parent Can Use.

04 October

Lice Treatment Information Every Parent Can Use. Holy Cow, there is head lice going around my child’s school! This realization is enough to make any parent nervous. Because most parents are not sure about the best approach to lice treatment or lice removal treatment. Furthermore parents are put into a time crunch in terms of […]

Super Lice Summer Camp? Peace of Mind Today

24 August

Super Lice Summer Camp?  Mutant Super Lice bothering folks in your neighborhood? August is high season for lice. Between the end of summer camp and the start of school, head lice often reach their peak in terms of the infestations of school aged children. According to this published study in the Journal of Entomology  in […]

Lice Help Today. Peace of Mind is Within Reach! Call NitWits!

15 May

Lice Help Today. Are you in the middle of a lice crisis at your house? Wondering if the lice treatment you got at CVS is working? Are you not sure you want to use pesticides on your children? First of all NitWits will answer all of you lice questions and more. In addition NitWits does […]

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 […]

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 […]

Help Kid Head Lice. Return Moms to Sanity.

11 September

Help Kid Head Lice. Feel like you have lost your mind over this head lice situation? Has your child had lice for weeks on end? Head lice help is within reach. According to the CDC “Students diagnosed with live head lice do not need to be sent home early from school”  . Especially relevant the National Association […]

Causes head lice. Are you treating Lice Properly?

03 September

Causes head lice. First of all thanks to the growing resistance to pesticides, head lice are now stronger than ever. In addition parents worry constantly that elementary school exposes their child to head lice. Furthermore the beginning of the school year means kids are bringing lice from summer camp to school. Causes head lice. When […]

Live Lice Look Like Bugs. Learn More at NitWits Today!

24 August

Live Lice Look Like. Yes folks there are plenty of live lice and nits around the Boston area this summer. Also do you know what they look like? First of all nits look like little sesame seeds. In addition nits are always the same size and shape and are always laid within 1/8th of an […]

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 […]

Big Comfy Lice? Not it my house! Call NitWits Stat!!

15 August

Big Comfy Lice. Are head lice getting just a little too comfy living in your child’s hair? How do you even know if your child has head lice if you can’t see anything in her or his hair? What if a hair falls off the scalp and the nit hatches on the floor? Big Comfy […]