Posted on October 8, 2018We tend to regard unwashed, overgrown hair, as a “hangout” for dirt, grease, and even lice. But does dirty hair really attract lice? The answer is no. Dirty hair is not the cause of lice. Surprisi
Posted on October 8, 2018What does it mean when a school says it has a No-Nit policy? To stop the rapid spread of lice, some schools do not allow children, found to have nits (lice eggs) in their hair, to remain in school.
Posted on July 26, 2018Ah, back to school season, the best time of the year for parents. Whether it’s pampering yourself or getting a little more peace and quiet, this is the period when you can finally check everything o
Posted on June 15, 2018Summer is perhaps the most magical time of year for kids. They get to sleep in, relax while watching cartoons, and the really lucky ones get to go to summer camp. Summer camp often becomes one of the
Posted on April 30, 2018Most parents hear about lice at least once during the time they are raising their children. Their classmates come to school or camp with them, a note is sent home from a nurse or administrator, and th