Posts Tagged ‘Head Lice’

Three reasons every school age child in America needs a good nit comb!

        Ahh Back to school time….new backpacks, pencils, lunch boxes and, nit combs…..what???  You didn’t read it wrong.  Don’t think your child needs a nit comb, think again.  Head lice is second only to the common cold as a reason for school absences.  Of course no one thinks “their child” will get […]


The Real gift that keeps on Giving!!

Ahh the holidays…..Gotta love em!!  Families gather together to exchange gifts and spread goodwill and cheer.  However you could be giving or receiving the worst Christmas present ever and not even realize it!  The fact is lice are transferred in the blink of an eye and unlike airborne illnesses, it often takes 4-6 weeks for […]

Put down the face wash!!! Why you should not use Cetaphil for head lice treatment

Cetaphil has long been in use as a gentle facial cleanser with a mild scent that can be used by all skin types.  Recently there has been a lot of people claiming that it is an effective “natural” head lice treatment option for those who do not want to use pesticides or harsh chemicals. what […]

The 5 minute key to success

The Key to Head Lice Prevention When I was in high school I had a History teacher who had these words painted on the wall in big bold letters “The fifteen minute key to success.”  His theory was if you studied your notes for fifteen minutes a night, you would not have to cram for […]