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There are 46 comments on the NBC 11 San Francisco Bay Area story from Sep 10, 2008, titled 'Super Lice' Leave Parents Scratching Their Heads - More From M.... In it, NBC 11 San Francisco Bay Area reports that:

Three weeks into Maddie Ratcliff's first year of school, the South Carolina kindergartner is already the subject of an unwelcome science experiment: What's the best way to get rid of head lice? It's a question ...

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Lenoir, NC

#44 Mar 29, 2010
Sorry, these black kids drag in this to the school system along with their bad behavior.
lice expert -mom

United States

#45 Jul 15, 2010
Had lice several different times throught my childrens life time the only thing that works is using a lice killing product and then nit picking for hours. When I say hours I mean hours. I spent at least 7 hours the first day and 4 to 6 hours every day after till I saw nothing. Which usually took 3 to 5 days. I realize noone wants to do that, but I never had to retreat or had it come back. Years later, but not then:) Take the time right away and you won't be taking the time later. Good luck!!

Charlotte, NC

#46 Dec 19, 2010
Super Lice Problem wrote:
After battling Super Lice w/ Ovide twice, we are getting reinfected. Instead of big bugs crawling and eggs, I am finding black pepper size things that don't move alot in peoples hair. What is it? Are they baby lice? Thanks AJ
AJ we have the same thing after Ovide. Did u ever find out what the black things are? I'm hoping they are dead eggs but don't know...

United States

#47 May 17, 2011
Have you tried X Pel it works great and cheaper than any shampoos I've tried in the past. Here is a great site they sell stuff pretty cheap. Hope this helps

Ponchatoula, LA

#49 Nov 28, 2012
I saw somewhere's online that the black dots on the scalp were actually the lice feces... I have been battling lice in my daughters hair for 2 weeks. Did ovide and picked out eggs for hours, found some eggs here and there within the seven days before retreating. Retreated still found several here and there. Did the mayo/tea tree oil/ vinegar method, and picked out.. Then followed with the ovide the next day and two days later found one lice egg.. At a lose..

United States

#50 Nov 30, 2012
Eric wrote:
A friend of mine traveled to the Philipines where you pay a peso to a women with a m-o-n-k-e-y. After paying, you lean forward and the m-o-n-k-e-y eats all the lice off your head and leaves you alone once there is nothing left to eat.
We ate that monkey. I was delicious.

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