Louse (plural: lice) is the common name for members of the order Phthiraptera,
which contains nearly 5,000 species of wingless insect. Lice are obligate ...
Lice aren't dangerous and they don't spread disease, but they are contagious,
annoying, and sometimes hard to get rid of. Learn more about this common ...
A lice infestation can be caused by head lice, pubic lice, or body lice. Get
information on the symptoms and treatment of lice, as well as how lice spread
Sep 1, 2015 ... Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about head lice, and pediculosis.
Read about head lice (pediculosis) infection symptoms, signs, prevention, and
treatment, and learn what head lice (and nits) look like. Find out how to get rid of
Having a nightmare with head lice, nits, and their eggs? Need to know what your
treatment options are? Find out quickly and easily.
May 18, 2016 ... Learn how to remove head lice using simple home remedies like common
household oils, essential oils, and a lice comb.
Aug 1, 2016 ... Lice can't live without a host longer than 24 hours. However, rapid reproduction
can make them tough to eliminate.
Nits (the eggs of the head louse) are small yellowish-white, oval-shaped eggs
that are "to the side of a hair shaft glued" at an angle; Nits must be laid by live lice
Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Head lice.