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Lice-Busting Tips for Back to School

Lice have for years been something that parents (and teachers) fear—and while it has long been associated with lack of ...

Head Lice Myths for Back to School

As parents of school-aged children, do you remember a time when the back-to-school and back to head lice seasons didn’t ...

Head Lice Facts Every Parent Should Know

This week a resounding groan followed by incessant itching was heard across the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

Up Close and Personal Head Lice Factoids

Now that the kids are back at school they’re spending time up close and personal with other children in their ...

Popular Lice Treatment Can Cause Cancer, WHO Says

There’s no denying that a lice infestation is irritating, but a new report shows that some treatments for lice can ...

Many Lice Removal Treatments No Longer Effective

For years the solution for head lice has involved using hair products like Nix, Rid, Kwellada, R&C Shampoo — all ...

Warning Signs That Your Child May Have Lice

Lice are the bane of many parents’ existence. ...

Toxic Chemicals Lurking in Kids’ Lice Treatments

Lindane, a nerotoxic chemical drug already banned for use in farming and pet products, continues to be used in kids’ ...

Head Lice Outbreaks Start In Autumn

Head lice have proven to be an ongoing problem within the homes of families with school-aged children. ...

The Incredible Health Benefits of Drinking Lemon Water

So about a year ago, I started drinking a tall glass of lemon water first thing each morning. ...

The Incredible Health Benefits of Tea Tree Oil

We (mostly) all like tea and trees, and we know the benefits of certain oils. ...

The Best and Worst Foods For Your Thyroid

Your thyroid gland is a major player in your endocrine system, and is responsible for regulating a number of functions ...

Health Conditions That Affect Balance

Even though balance erodes quite naturally and gradually with age, there are several health conditions that can set your equilibrium ...

Crohn’s Disease Diet: Popular Foods to Avoid

Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that affects the small intestine, which WebMD says can make it ...

Some Tips for Managing During a Heatwave

Each summer it feels like the days get hotter and hotter. ...