Head Lice

Here's everything you need to know about head lice, including what it is, how to treat it, and how to get rid of it.

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3 Ways to Treat Lice—and How to Know if Your Child Really Has Them
Slather their head with bug-killing shampoo, remove crawlers by hand, or buy a huge tub of mayo? If you’re bugging out, take heart: Lice is harder to transmit than you might think, and there are effective treatments available.
10 Reasons to Chill About Lice (Seriously)
A case of head lice may seem like the worst hair day ever, but don't let it put you over the edge. Here's why you can (sort of) relax. 
Don't Bug Out, but Most OTC Lice Treatments Don't Really Work Anymore
Overuse of common lice treatments have rendered them ineffective, according to a new study.
Ack! Head Lice is Even Harder to Treat Now
Researchers have found that head lice in at least 25 states have evolved and now show resistance to widely-used over-the-counter treatments.
What Does Head Lice Look Like?
It's easier to banish a lice infestation if you know about the appearance of nits, nymphs, and adult lice.