Back to school can mean the unpleasant possibility of coming in contact with head lice. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, lice infestation affects more than 12 million U.S. children each year, and is the second most frequent health issue for kids ages 3 to 11. Adding the Super Lice threat into the mix, it makes the battle that more worrisome.
We know there’s never a good time for head lice, especially when it’s back-to-school time. You are busy with new schedules, early mornings and helping kids with homework. Who has time to treat and retreat for lice? That is why we want to make this process as easy for you as possible. Whether you are trying to defend or treat, below are ways to prep for the head lice battle when school is in session.
THE FACTS (OR) WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW: