Tips for the Back-to-School Lice Cycle

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Back-to-School season is here. While children might be nervous about new teachers, classes, and classmates, parents might be nervous about something else: Lice.

Here's a few resources to help you get educated on back-to-school lice season and what to do if your child comes home with lice:

"Fall and winter are prime seasons not only for the flu bug, but for another bug as well—the head louse."Read full article

"Lice aren't itchy until sensitivity sets in — usually 4-6 weeks after the first time a person has head lice."Read full article

"The diagnosis is actually made by visualization of live lice. These bugs look like sesame seeds and can be reddish or brown in color."Read full article