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Anxiety mounts among parents in southern Florida as Lice Troopers, a local lice removal company, reports a surge in cases of head lice in the area. Miami, FL
Selfie photographs continue to contribute to the spread of head lice cases in the Miami-Dade area leaving parents and teachers frustrated.
With head lice cases on the rise throughout schools in southern Florida, parents call for school-wide screenings to help contain the problem.
Winter time is when kids share hats, coats and scarves, giving lice an easy vehicle for spreading throughout classrooms and schools.
With the holiday season coming to a close, New Yorkers might find that their out of town guests left more behind than stray cell phone chargers.
Stop Lice Cold with Vamousse for Effective Shampoo Protection MORRISVILLE, N.C., Jan.
January marks the grand opening of the newest Lice Troopers lice treatment center.
Kendall gets ready to welcome the premier, all-natural lice removal service.
With head lice affecting between six and twelve million individuals every year, it’s no wonder business is booming for professional lice removal services and treatment centers.
When head lice hits a home or school, parents and teachers often find themselves in a frenzy to get rid of the lice while keeping it from taking over the house or classroom.
Head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis) are one of the many varieties of sucking lice (singular "louse") specialized to live on different areas of various animals. As the name implies, head lice are specialized to live among the hair present on the human head and are exquisitely adapted to living mainly on the scalp and neck hairs of their human host. Lice present on other body parts covered by hair are not head lice but are either Pubic lice (Pthirus pubis) or Body lice (Pediculus humanus...
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.