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All the facts

Half of the people who have head lice never scratch their heads, so itching is not a reliable sign. Lice can also be difficult to spot. Learn everything you need to know about these critters so you can get to them before they spread.

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Head lice solutions

Head lice can be notoriously difficult to with some lice developing immunity to some over the counter treatments.

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Fight the lice

Lice and nits can be annoying and uncomfortable for not only your child but the whole family. Treat lice quick with these top tips.

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What are head lice?

Head lice are tiny parasitic insects that generally live on the scalp, where they hide in the hair, feed on blood, and lay their eggs which often cause severe itching.

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30 ways to tackle lice

While it is great to read articles about tackling head lice, sometimes you need hacks from real mums. Here is some advice from Kidspot mums to help fight the lice.

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