How to Remove Persistant Lice Nits?

Answer Discovering that the persistent itch on your own or your child's head is due to lice can be alarming and embarrassing. Head lice are highly contagious and affect people of all socioeconomic levels.... Read More »

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Techniques for Combing Through Hair to Remove Lice and Nits?

The head louse, Pediculus humanus caritis. lives on the head and neck area of human beings of any age. Children are susceptible to the head louse because of the close contact often seen between chi... Read More »

How to Avoid Nits & Lice?

Lice, those tiny, blood-sucking creatures, and their eggs, called "nits," not only spread from one person to another like wildfire, they are notoriously frustrating to treat and rid from your house... Read More »

Treatment of Nits & Lice?

Head lice are parasitic insects that feed on the blood of humans. They require a host to survive and can live for a month on a human head. Nits are the eggs of the louse. A female louse can lay up ... Read More »

Are head lice or nits ever brown?

Head lice eggs go through several stages of color before they hatch. The eggs are white when they are first laid. They turn tan to brown right before hatching. After they've hatched, they're known ... Read More »