I started calling the plague of lice that hit my home last year “super lice” because they would not die. They say lice cannot jump… ha! 751 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Many parents have heard about super lice which are tougher to get rid of.
They’re not as scary as they sound, but they have become pesticide resistant. 367 more words
Six reasons you don’t want your child getting that "super" head lice going around. (If you really need them.)
The number of states battling outbreaks of “super lice,” (strains resistant to the insecticides in over-the-counter treatments) has grown to 25, according to scientists with the American Chemical Society. 646 more words
ARVADA, Colo. (CBS4) – There’s a new clinic in Colorado devoted solely to eradicating head lice, including the so-called super lice.
Super lice are the mutant form of the insects often resistant to the over-the-counter pesticide-based shampoos used to kill them. 382 more words
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