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Drug resistant lice found in Kansas

WICHITA, Kansas – Lice are becoming immune to over-the-counter medications and can now be found in 25 states, including Kansas.

After years of the same chemical treatments, experts say some lice have managed to adapt. 303 more words


A New Argument for the Case Against Selfies: Social Media Lice

School is back in session, which means the return of a possible threat: head lice! According to the CDC, an estimated 6 million to 12 million lice infestations occur every year in the United States, among children ages 3 to 11.

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This Chemical-Free Head Lice Removal Method Works on Super Lice

By Daisy Luther – The Organic Prepper

There’s an epidemic in America that’s bound to make your head itch the moment you read about it. Just in time for back-to-school, there’s an outbreak of “super lice”. 2,136 more words


No, Selfies Aren't Causing a Teen Lice Epidemic

One thing is for certain — we’re all taking more selfies than we ever have before. And while social science experts may debate what that says about us, doctors are more concerned about something else entirely: lice. 267 more words

Experts Say Kids With Head Lice Should Stay In Class

Yes, you read that right! If you weren’t scratching your head a minute ago, you probably are now!

According to CBS News, the American Academy of Pediatrics… 174 more words



Our home has just under gone it’s first encounter with those pesky little vermin commonly referred to as head lice. My two youngest boys unfortunately we’re the sole targets, luckily however, it was discovered before it got out of hand. 423 more words

Mutant lice are probably coming! But first, the hype - CNN.com

“Head lice are a lousy part of the school year or summer vacation for an estimated 6 to 12 million children in the United States every year. 1,364 more words

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