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Halloween Costumes Could Give You Head Lice
47 Tweets From Parents That Sum Up The Nightmare Of Lice Outbreaks
"Parenting tip: Never have kids. They might get lice."
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9 Times I Wish I Had a Sanitation Chamber
High school teacher turned writer. Mom of two. Anxious ambivert.
I’m totally that person who has 30 pairs of shoes piled at the door whenever we host a party. #sorrynotsorry.
In Defense of Head Lice
Founder of DadvMom.com and author of Here Be Dragons: A Parent...
We have it again. Not all of us this time. Not even most. But enough. The tiny combs are unsheathed. The bedding has been bagged. The house smells of coconut oil and eucalyptus. Also frustration.
In the War on Head Lice, Waving the White Flag
Caroline Judge Mehta
mother, wife, friend, attorney, blogger at smartycaro.com
Under the glare of the fluorescent lights, and against the contrast of the white paper towel, the bug took its full, wretched, kinetic form. It was phase 44 all over again. I gagged.
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'Super Lice' Are Now In 25 States
Let's all move to Michigan.
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Lice Invade ESPN Makeup And Hair Studios, Deadspin Reports
Gross. Gross! GROSS.
School Is Out, Lice May Still Be Around
Wendy Sue Swanson, MD, MBE, FAAP
Pediatrician, Advocate, Author
They're a little gross, somewhat annoying and for most parents, inevitable. It also seems to me that for most of us they show up at the most inconvenient times. I'm talking about lice.
Lice Shouldn't Keep Kids From School, Doctors Say
For this reason, "no healthy child should be excluded from school or allowed to miss school time because of head lice or
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Massachusetts Girl Dies During Head Lice Treatment
Authorities in Massachusetts are looking into the death of an 18-month old girl that died of suffocation after undergoing an apparent home-remedy for head lice.
I Fought the Lice and the Lice Won
Lori D. Ungemah, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor of English, Guttman Community College, CUNY
No, we are not festering beneath a pile of bugs at the present moment. In fact, the LiceEnders ladies came to my kids' public school yesterday and did not find lice on
children, just a week after we found them. But oh, what a week it has been.
A Lice Outbreak the First Week of School: Another Reason to Curse the End of Summer
"No healthy child should be excluded from or miss school because of head lice," says the AAP, "and no-nit policies for return to school should be abandoned. Your child can return to childcare or school after one treatment with anti-lice shampoo," is the policy.
The Ultimate Lice Survival Kit
Humorist, Blogger, The Amy Situation
The case of red wine is the most obvious item. It will gently soothe you as you handle the immense guilt that comes with realizing you and your family members are dirty, foul sloths who should be ashamed of yourselves for having kids in the first place.
What This Disgusting Weekend Taught Me About Mom Love
Seattle mom of two and Managing Editor, ParentMap Magazine
I had the weekend all planned out: carpools, schedules, snacks packed. Everything was carefully coordinated. That is until I heard these words: "Mommy, my head is itchy."
Just Pay the Kid
Author, Mom, TV Personality & recent Psychology grad
Never, I mean never, underestimate the good feeling you get from your child doing something you want them to do. This Mother's
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Journalist, Humorist, Author
DENSA & Proud of It!
-- The official journal of the organization for readers whose I.Q.s are too low to get into its more famous counterpart for high-I.Q. people, MENSA.
Huntington University Lice Outbreak Spreads Through Campus
Head lice are rampant in children ages 3 to 11 with an estimated 6 to 12 million cases per year in the U.S. However, several
The Low-Down on Lice
Rachel Lincoln Sarnoff
Blogger, Mommy Greenest
It's back to school month and, as any experienced parent will tell you, that means one thing. During four out of the last five Septembers, at least one of my three kids has come down with lice.
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