There is one thing that I despise and that is the dreaded head louse……. nasty little critters are like boomerangs…. and its never ending. Not only does it cost, but I do wonder about the large number of chemicals within the product which I am constantly applying to my child’s head. 108 more words
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We haven’t had to deal with head lice in our house… yet.
With my oldest now in JK, I feel like it’s inevitable. My friends with older children all have head lice horror stories, and when I ask them about it, their memories seem more disturbing than the lice itself: the long hair they had to nitpick, the tedious treatments, the realization it had spread to a sibling, and the fear the head lice would return. 580 more words
Each year cases of pediculosis (head lice) are found throughout our schools. In an effort to reduce the numbers of cases found and decrease the inconvenience to families and students, we will be having a school-wide pediculosis check beginning on Friday, January 22nd, 2016. 119 more words
There is nothing that will bring your day to a grinding halt like a case of head lice. It doesn’t matter if you are working out, cooking dinner, catching up on your e-mails or having an otherwise productive life, all activity will come to an unceremonious end the second you find some creepy-looking bug crawling around in someone’s hair. 482 more words
One of the country’s largest school boards is considering changing the rule that keeps kids with head lice at home, inflaming the debate over whether exclusion is the right way to deal with the maligned critters. 631 more words