eggs, or nits, stick to hair shafts, and incubating nits may be difficult to see because they are even tinier than lice
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'You can get head lice
from pets': Lice
cannot be transmitted from pets, and pets cannot get them from contact with people.
The Centers for Disease Control offers some information on head lice
He said head lice
are tiny insects that lay their eggs on hairs next to the scalp.
policies are causing controversy throughout the country, as some districts abandon "no nit" rules that require sending home children who have nits (lice
eggs) or live lice
in their hair.
"The study suggested a perceived link between children congregating closely around smartphones and head lice
, but it wasn't enough to draw a conclusion.
are tiny, wingless insects that live on the human scalp and spread between people by head-to-head contact or the sharing of hats, combs, brushes or towels.
GP Dr Paul Stillman explains: "Super lice
are head lice
that have become more resistant to ordinary chemical treatments.
The American study says mutations are turning nits into "super lice
", which can't be killed by many of the remedies which contain pyrethrins and permethrins.
A Firstly, try not to feel mortified--head lice
aren't a sign of poor hygiene, and they don't carry any diseases.