Subtypes


Web

  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0072512/
  • Head lice do not generally go away by themselves: treatment is necessary.
  • http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/head-...
  • Head lice are small wingless insects (bugs) that can get on your hair and scalp.
  • http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/conditions/pregnancy-and-family/a9081/...
  • Infection with head lice is a very common problem in the UK, especially among school children.
  • http://www.uptodate.com/contents/head-lice-beyond-the-basics
  • Head lice are usually spread from one person to another through casual contact.
  • http://www.drugs.com/mcd/head-lice
  • Head lice are tiny insects that feed on blood from the human scalp.
  • http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/lice/head/gen_info/faqs.html
  • In the United States, infestation with head lice is most common among pre-school children attending child care, elementary schoolchildren, and the household members of infested children.
  • http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/126/2/392.full
  • The gold standard for diagnosing head lice is finding a live louse on the head, which can be difficult because lice avoid light and can crawl quickly.
  • http://my.clevelandclinic.org/sitecore/content/Sites/childrens-ho...
  • Head lice are tiny crawling insects that live in a person's head hair.
  • http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/health-library/articles/h/head-lice/in...
  • Head lice are tiny insects that live in human hair.
  • http://www.everydayhealth.com/skin-beauty-photos/11-things-to-kno...
  • Head lice are very contagious and typically spread through close contact with an affected individual or their personal items, such as a comb, hairbrush, or clothing.
  • 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

    News

    What do lice look like? It is easy to confuse head lice with many other conditions. In this article, learn about what head lice and their eggs look like, as well as how to treat them. 2 Apr 2019
    Medical News Today - Thursday, April 4, 2019
    How to get rid of head lice without spending loads of money
    News Now - Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    Schools will face a head lice epidemic this winter due to the NHS axing treatments - and poor areas will be the most affected, charity warns
    Daily Mail - Monday, October 8, 2018
    Schools braced for head lice invasion
    The Guardian - Sunday, September 30, 2018
    13 Myths About Head Lice That Won't Go Away
    Microsoft Network - Friday, August 31, 2018
    Doctors issue warning as passengers catch Head lice from plane seats
    News Now - Thursday, August 9, 2018
    What causes head lice? Head lice have existed on humans for thousands of years. These otherwise harmless parasites can cause itchiness and discomfort. In this article, learn about the causes of lice, which groups of people are most at risk, and what treat
    Medical News Today - Tuesday, July 17, 2018
    Medical News Today: What causes head lice?
    Med Worm - Tuesday, July 17, 2018
    Exasperated mother who considered SHAVING off her daughter's hair after seven failed head lice treatments finally discovers a ?5.49 overnight cure
    Daily Mail - Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    Interventions for treating head lice
    Cochranelibrary-wiley - Wednesday, May 23, 2018
    Remedies for nappy rash and head lice are among the medicines you will not be able to get on,
    News Now - Wednesday, May 16, 2018
    Fire safety warning over head lice treatment
    WebMD Boots - Friday, March 16, 2018
    Popular ?12 head lice lotion used on thousands of children can CATCH FIRE and cause them serious burns, health officials warn
    Daily Mail - Thursday, March 15, 2018
    Parents warned of head lice lotions used on children that cause serious burns after catching fire
    Essex Live - Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    Head lice lotion used on thousands of children could catch fire
    News Now - Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    Head lice treatment: Prevent a nits infestation by washing your hair with this oil
    Express - Tuesday, March 6, 2018
    Head lice - do YOU wash your hair regularly? This is why you're still at risk
    Express - Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    Head lice treatment: Three ways to prevent nits and an infestation returning
    Med Worm - Monday, February 19, 2018
    MORE NEWS

    Videos

    HEAD LICE ADVICE
         
    In this video Dr. Ricky Gondhia talks about head lice. Each week One Click Clinic takes a major health area and Dr Ricky answers the most frequently asked questions online. Is there a subject you'd like us to cover? Leave us a comment below! Thank...

    UNM pediatrician Dr. Heather Pratt-Chavez offers advice on treating head lice
         
    Reports of drug-resistant “super lice” are spreading across the country, but there’s no need to panic, according to a UNM Hospital pediatrician, who says head lice is more a nuisance for children than a danger.

    Nontoxic Head Lice Treatment
         
    Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger's videos at http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates Donate at http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsdonation DESCRIPTION: Researchers pit the leading insecticide treatment against a coconut oil emulsion shampoo. Have a question about ...

    Head Lice
         
    Children's of Alabama offers tips to help you know how to identify head lice on your child. Check it out in this brief video.

    Removing Head Lice Safely
         
    This nine-minute, award-winning video from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension covers all aspects of head lice management. You'll see live lice (highly magnified), nits (lice eggs), inspection, treatments and prevention. Ideal for anyone working with...

    Head Lice - Boys Town Pediatrics
         
    Head lice are tiny, wingless parasitic insects that live in human hair. Dr. Heidi Johnson, pediatrician with Boys Town Pediatrics, discusses head lice and explains how parents can get rid of them if their child brings them home. For more pediatric videos...

    Head Lice
         
    Head lice is an extremely common problem among children, Dr. Wilmont Martin explains what parents need to do, what to look for and how to treat it.

    HEAD LICE [Dr. ; Karl]
         
    Itchy Parasites Suck Blood From Your Scalp Head lice are tiny insects that can live in your hair and on your scalp. They are called parasites because they feed off of your blood. They are perhaps best known for causing an intense, aggravating itchiness...

    Ask UNMC: Head lice
         
    My child's school nurse called and said my child has head lice. What should I do? Amy Lacroix, M.D. College of Medicine Pediatrics University of Nebraska Medical Center

    Lice resistant to treatment now in 25 states
         
    Head lice are a giant nuisance, and they're now becoming a lot harder to get rid of. According to a new study, lice in at least 25 states are becoming genetically resistant to over-the-counter treatments.

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

    Images

    285x 285 what head lice look like 2
    285x 285 what head lice look like 1
    Picture of Head Lice
    head lice 6
    head lice 5
    285x 285 what head lice look like 2
    healthline.com
    285x 285 what head lice look like 1
    healthline.com
    Picture of Head Lice
    medicinenet.com
    head lice 6
    dermnet.com
    head lice 5
    dermnet.com
    head lice 4
    head lice 3
    head lice 2
    head lice 1
    Head lice
    head lice 4
    dermnet.com
    head lice 3
    dermnet.com
    head lice 2
    dermnet.com
    head lice 1
    dermnet.com
    Head lice
    nlm.nih.gov
    Head lice and dermatitis
    Head lice eggs. Nits.
    Head lice
    localisation: scalp, diagnosis: Pediculosis Capitis
    Head lice
    Head lice and dermatitis
    dermnetnz.org
    Head lice eggs. Nits.
    dermnetnz.org
    Head lice
    nlm.nih.gov
    localisation: scalp, diagnosis: Pediculosis Capitis
    dermis.net
    Head lice
    nlm.nih.gov
    Pediculosis Capitis (Head Lice)
    Human head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis) are ectoparasites.
    Development of Pediculus humanus humanus (body lice), which is similar to that of head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis)
    head lice
    Head lice occur on the scalp and are easiest to see at the nape of the neck and over the ears.
    Pediculosis Capitis (Head Lice)
    skinsight.com
    Human head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis) are ectoparasites.
    en.wikipedia.org
    Development of Pediculus humanus humanus (body lice), which is similar to that of head lice (Pediculus humanus capitis)
    en.wikipedia.org
    head lice
    dermnetnz.org
    Head lice occur on the scalp and are easiest to see at the nape of the neck and over the ears.
    drugs.com
    Head lice bites on the back of the neck
    Adult male (left) and female (right) head lice
    head lice
    head lice 1
    head lice 2
    Head lice bites on the back of the neck
    en.wikipedia.org
    Adult male (left) and female (right) head lice
    en.wikipedia.org
    head lice
    dermnetnz.org
    head lice 1
    dermnet.com
    head lice 2
    dermnet.com
    head lice 3
    head lice 4
    head lice
    head lice 5
    head lice 6
    head lice 3
    dermnet.com
    head lice 4
    dermnet.com
    head lice
    dermnetnz.org
    head lice 5
    dermnet.com
    head lice 6
    dermnet.com
    head lice
    Head lice nymph
    Illustration of a head lice egg
    Size of head lice compared to a penny
    Head Lice Pictures Slideshow: What Parents Should Know
    head lice
    dermnetnz.org
    Head lice nymph
    cdc.gov
    Illustration of a head lice egg
    cdc.gov
    Size of head lice compared to a penny
    cdc.gov
    Head Lice Pictures Slideshow: What Parents Should Know
    medicinenet.com
    head lice 342x 198 ARMY21
    M833246 Head lice 377x 171
    Lice (pediculosis capitis) can cause intense itching, which can result in scratching and areas of bloody skin crusts, as seen in this image.
    Children with head lice often have multiple scratched areas on the back of the neck and behind the ears.
    This image displays sores and bloody crusts from scratching due to pediculosis capitis (head lice).
    head lice 342x 198 ARMY21
    nhs.uk
    M833246 Head lice 377x 171
    nhs.uk
    Lice (pediculosis capitis) can cause intense itching, which can result in scratching and areas of bloody skin crusts, as seen in this image.
    skinsight.com
    Children with head lice often have multiple scratched areas on the back of the neck and behind the ears.
    skinsight.com
    This image displays sores and bloody crusts from scratching due to pediculosis capitis (head lice).
    skinsight.com

    MORE IMAGES