Your Family's Health: Coping With Head Lice

Six million to 12 million school-age children in America get head lice every year, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dealing with lice is hard on parents and even harder on their kids. Children may have to handle not just the itching from the tiny parasitic insects that nest in their hair but also face teasing from their classmates. The Mayo Clinic says head lice infestation is common. It's second only to the common cold among communicable diseases affecting schoolchildren,...Full Story
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