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The Great Lice Egg Hunt – Free Lice Treatment Offered to the Community of Louisville

April 12, 2018

It’s that time of year again—for lilies, chocolate bunnies, marshmallow chicks, and, of course, egg hunts. Every spring, parents bring their children to places to hunt for eggs and kids rush around filling their baskets with delightfully colored eggs and…

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Louisville Cardinals Crossing Fingers for March Madness Seed

March 8, 2018

Louisville, Kentucky, is home of the University of Louisville where the Cardinals men’s basketball program has a long and outstanding history. To date, the team has earned the NCAA Championship Title in 1980 and 1986, and have played in the…

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Lice and Fleas May Have More Rapidly Spread Black Plague than Rats

January 26, 2018

The Black Death Plague will forever go down in history books as one of the most deadly and horrific events of human existence. The effects of whole countries and societies by the illness that wiped out sometimes two thirds of…

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A Short History of Head Lice

November 22, 2017

Lice is a common household term. The term “lousy” means to feel bad or under the weather. A louse is actually a single, adult bug. This word has developed into its current, every day meaning because of the constant, unending…

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Who is More Prone to Catching Lice?

November 14, 2017

The most common way for anyone to catch lice is from direct contact with the head of another person who is carrying lice. Adults are much more aware of personal space and therefore less likely to acquire lice. All the…

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How to Deep Clean Your Home After Lice

November 10, 2017

When the headache of lice plagues your home and loved ones it can be hard to know exactly what to do. Some people feel overwhelmed or frustrated by all the ways of possible reinfection and treatment. Here is a simple…

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Have You Talked to Your Child About Lice?

October 30, 2017

Here are some ideas on things to consider when letting your child know they have lice. This can be a tough scenario for parents and children alike as there is a lot of misinformation or rumors about lice that circulate…

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Your Worst Nightmare…A Child with Lice

October 23, 2017

The majority of parents with school-age children all fear the same scenario. A phone call from the school nurse! My child has lice? How could this have happened? In fact, a recent survey indicates that two-thirds of parents actually worry the…

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Fall is in the Air

October 16, 2017

When we think of fall, we think of family. When there are leaves turning on every tree and pumpkins galore it’s time to start thinking of some fun ways to celebrate with yours.  Our staff love to call the Louisville…

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Selfies Spread Head Lice

October 13, 2017

School is in session and our kiddos are busy with homework, sports, and extracurricular activities. They’ll be around lots of friends, classmates and other kids. This is when we start to worry about head lice and educate as many families…

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