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Head Lice Policy in Schools

Head Lice Policy in Schools

 

Nurse checking for head lice on young patient
Every school has a different lice policy. Some schools will not permit students to return until they pass a visual inspection and no nits are found.

Every school has their own head lice policy, some schools will not let students attend class with even one nit, while others do not see it as a threat. The American Academy of Pediatrics released an article with the...

Head Lice Origins: Where did it all begin?

Head Lice Origins: Where did it all begin?

 

Head lice have evolved with humans and fossilized lice evidence can help scientists determine the migration patterns of early humans.
Head lice have evolved along with humans over tens of thousands of years. Fossilized lice evidence can help scientists determine the migration patterns of early humans.

Head Lice is a human parasite that feeds on our blood. There is no other known species that can host head lice, so you do not worry about your pets. They are primarily transferred from...

Dispelling Myths: Head Lice VS Other Pests

Head Lice VS Other Pests

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Other bugs are often mistaken for head lice or the characteristics of other pests are often attributed to head lice. Head lice only inhabit the human head and only have the ability to crawl.

There is much misinformation and confusion surrounding head lice and other similar pests. Much of this misinformation comes from confusing the characteristics of common parasites with...

Have you ever Noticed that One Child just Never seems to get Head Lice?

Have you ever Noticed that One Child just Never seems to get Head Lice?

Different blood types are typically the reason that not all family members will get lice.
Different blood types are typically the reason that not all family members will get lice. Lice have a hard time spreading to a person with a different blood type than the original host.

 

Head lice are a human parasite that invade our hair and nourish on our blood. Although they feed on our blood, fortunately they do not...

Lice: the Dreaded Four Letter Word

Lice: the Dreaded Four Letter Word

The dreaded "your child has lice call' 
There is no reason to panic when you discover your child has lice. It is very common and easily treatable with the right tools and diligence.

No parent wants to hear that their child or children have lice. When you hear the word lice what is the first thing that you think of? Many parents think that when you get lice it is either by being too clean or too dirty....