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"Super Lice" Reported In Maryland

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — As schools start to open in Maryland, there’s growing concern among parents as “super lice” have been reported. Regular, over-the-counter rinses won’t get rid of these drug-resistant pests, leaving some looking for alternative treatments. 327 more words

New Type Of Head Lice Resistant To Common Treatments Spreads To Illinois

(CBS) — A new type of mutant head lice called super lice spreading across the country, including here in Illinois

CBS 2’s Jim Williams common treatments just aren’t cutting it… 196 more words


'Super lice' found in Mid-South states

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Researchers said the medicines that would have usually killed head lice are not working anymore.

The mutant head bugs have been dubbed “super lice.” 145 more words


“Super lice” affecting kids around Hampton Roads

Virginia Beach, Va. – You can barely see them, but it’s all everyone is talking about this summer—lice.

And they’re not just your ordinary lice – they’re super lice. 281 more words


New 'Super Lice' Resistant To Some Common Treatments

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The creepy parasite that we all know is getting stronger.

A mutated lice, dubbed super lice, is making headlines after showing resistance to over-the-counter shampoos and products. 180 more words


The 'Super' in 'Super Lice' is a Positive, Right?

GateHouse — WARNING: Today’s column will include repeated uses of the phrase “SUPER LICE.” If you are like me — which you are not, unless you’re currently hopscotching around the room squealing “ew ew ew ew” and flailing your hands around like a Motown backup dancer from 1963 — you will receive this news with the kind of horror they get in bad old monster movies when the aliens attack, or whenever Mitch McConnell walks into a room. 673 more words

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Parents Worried Over New Strains Of Treatment-Resistant 'Super Lice'

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New strains of head lice may be coming to a school near you.

As CBS 2’s Jennifer McLogan reported, the new strains of lice, dubbed “Super Lice,” are showing resistance to traditional treatments and health experts are warning that schools are exactly where these newest strains are being found. 287 more words