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Super Lice Eradicated With Single At-Home Treatment
Head lice are becoming increasingly immune to standard lice treatments. These "super lice" have spread throughout the United States, and are only easily stopped through alternative treatment.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Fionnuala Bourke on Selfies
Why do people keep taking out of focus shots of themselves while holding a camera phone at arm's length and putting the shots on the internet? Many stood back and took a good long look at themselves when it was declared to be THE word of the year.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Indian Express
UP kids' killer disease spread through lice, expert panel finds
Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad during a visit to the encephalitis ward of a hospital in Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Duo opens second site for lice treatment
It makes most people's skin crawl, but Marnie Murray and Lisa Saul have built a business dealing with an uncomfortable health issue.
Nit-Sized Creature Creates Huge Business Opportunity
Many companies believe the economic recovery is moving at a slow pace, but not Larada Sciences.
The Columbus Dispatch
Can selfies really spread head lice?
Health experts say there are many ways kids can spread head lice, from sharing headphones to swapping hats and other clothing.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Regina Leader Post
Are selfies spreading lice? B.C. officials react to California expert's warning about group photos
Vancouver teens, from left, Isabel Gomberg, Karla Vivas and Farya Abdiannia take a 'selfie' photo of themselves Tuesday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
On Your Side: Can 'selfies' give you head lice?
It's a phenomenon the world over. People, children and teens are taking selfies.
Are selfies leading to lice infestations?
Today's teens love taking photos together with their cell phones. When they pose for these photos, sticking their heads together, are they passing around lice? A California Bay Area lice removal expert told the SFist that she's treating more teenagers with bugs in their hair and she thinks the uptick is a result of kids bumping their heads together ... (more)
Hey Kids, Check Your Head Before You Get Selfie Lice
According to one expert, teens posing for group selfies have been getting in so close that they're giving each other head lice .
Valley schools seeing increase in head lice
Valley pediatricians are seeing an increase in the number of head lice cases in 2014 that is very difficult to get rid of.
Selfie shocker: Photos causing spread of head lice, expert claims
It's news that's likely to have prolific selfie shooters exclaiming, "Ewwww!" before dashing off to the bathroom to give their hair a vigorous wash, and could even mark the beginning of the end of the increasingly popular 'group selfie' shot.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Are selfies causing the spread of head lice?
When people lean their heads together to pose for a selfie, they're capturing a shining moment and preserving it in pixels for posterity.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Yale Herald
The deviled eggs
The first and only time my mother ever bought mayonnaise was when my brother and I got lice.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Lice Advice: Free Tutorial Videos at LiceFreeKids.com
Pam Skinner, owner of Picky Pam at the Beach Lice Treatment Salon in Huntington Beach CA has just added some new instructional videos to show busy moms how to treat and comb at home! "We have a 12 minute video to show you EXACTLY how to treat at home.
The Charlotte Observer
Share your itchiest lice stories
We don't want those nasty little bugs, but we do want to hear about your encounters with the four letter word that every mom dreads.... It's never fun to get that letter from the school nurse, letting you know that someone in your child's class has head lice.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
Midas Share Tips: Itching to share in 430m head lice market with TyraTech?
Irritating and unpleasant, head lice infestations are also difficult to eliminate.