Head Hunters Lice Specialist

You, Me, and Lice: How other Cultures Deal with Head Lice

You, Me and LICE

      From us here in America, to our friends across the world, head lice find a way to make an impact on all cultures. Egyptian culture, Indian culture and one that is falsely claimed to be the “garlic’’ to the blood thirsty culprit, African culture.

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An ancient lice comb estimated to be thousands of years old.

Head lice has been around for thousands of years dating as far back as...

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...

How did my Teen get Head Lice??

How did my Teen get Head Lice??

Three girls friends with coffee take away outdoors and someone POV view, taking photos at digital camera of smartphone. Young females at mobile screen, having fun in summer park. Lifestyle portrait.
The Selfie Generation has nearly as much head to head contact as their younger siblings do. This provides ample opportunities for lice to transfer.

Head lice is a parasite typically associated with children. Many lice treatment products have packaging targeted towards children or even have images of children on the bottle. The reason for this is that lice are, of...