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Has Your Child Ever Had Lice? Vent Here!
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Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff posted:
September is Head Lice Awareness Month!

Gross factor aside, lice can spread quickly through schools if not recognized and treated quickly. Spotting a small, white speck in your child's itchy head may cause panic.

See these resources to find out more about managing an outbreak -

Has your school or your family struggled with lice? Do you have any tips to share for managing an outbreak?

Elizabeth
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Roy Benaroch, MD responded:
There's a Head Lice Awareness month? Yikes!

These links may also help:

http://pediatricinsider.wordpress.com/2010/08/29/lice/

http://www.pedsforparents.com/articles/4156.shtml
 
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JoeJoe45565 responded:
Nix worked for us.

Read the instructions and don't panic. Just get used to a lot of time lost washing clothes and coming hair.