Can head lice cause illness?

Answer On One Hand: Lice Do Not Carry DiseaseHead lice (an infection also known as pediculosis capitis) do not carry or transmit diseases to the humans they infest, according to Medline Plus. In this way ... Read More »

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Lice lice lice i'm an 11 year old girl hat can not get rid of lice i don't want to shave my head help?

There is a whole bunch of things that need to be done to get rid of lice.You need to use some lice shampoo and use a lice comb.This should kill the lice and the comb removes the eggs.Then your bedd... Read More »

Is head lice the same as animal lice?

Head, body and crab lice only infest humans. Other types of closely related lice infest monkeys and apes, but not pet cats, rodents, dogs or birds. Many animal species are infested by their own typ... Read More »

I keep getting head lice.HELP?

Likely a basic hygiene problem. Exactly how often do you actually shower?

Can you ever really get rid of head lice?

Lice live by biting the scalp and sucking out the blood. Their saliva contains an antiseptic, lice can not survive away from the head.If your child has long hair - tie it back, or even better plait... Read More »