Category Archive for "Parenting"

What NOT to say when your kid has head lice

Be The Parent. Keep It Positive.

July 7, 2018

Every parent has moments they wish they could take back. Maybe you said something stupid in a heated moment. Maybe you overreacted to something small because you were feeling stress from work. Whatever the situation, all parents know it happens….

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The Art of Nitpicking

Nitpicking: The Benefits and Techniques to Try

June 8, 2018

Years ago groups of our homo sapien ancestors and chimpanzees would spend hours at a time sitting in groups and literally picking nits and lice off of each other. This is where the term “nitpicking” originated. During this time, two…

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Parent Pop Quiz!

Parent Pop Quiz! How Much Do You Know About Head Lice?

May 24, 2018

There are so many different approaches to parenting. When it comes to head lice and children, this is no exception. Some parents worry themselves to death before it even happens, and others are in denial that it ever could happen!…

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What are Kids Saying About Head Lice?

Here’s What Kids Are Saying About Headlice

May 15, 2018

  What are Kids Thinking When They Catch Head Lice? We wondered how much do children really understand when they catch head lice? Knowing what types of things they are feeling or worrying about can help us to alleviate their…

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Keep Kids Catching the Ball - Not a Case of Head Lice

Keep Kids Catching That Ball, Not A Case of Head Lice

May 7, 2018

Life for kids can be tough. As they grow and try to figure out life there is one thing that studies have shown can greatly impact their future for good. Team sports have proven to offer children a wide range of…

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Family Trip Tip: Avoid Head Lice

Travel Tip: Don’t Bring Home Head Lice

April 30, 2018

Family Vacations a Healthy Way to Handle Stress In the culture that we live, stress and pressure are found in almost every aspect of life. One of the most healthy ways to combat that stress is taking advantage of the…

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Head Lice and Hygiene

Dirty Hair vs. Clean Hair: Do Head Lice Really Care?

April 25, 2018

We have all heard, or even believed, the preconceived notions that only dirty people catch head lice. Recent research and detailed studies help us to better understand the truth about who is most likely to catch head lice and what…

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Super Lice No Problem for Super Mom

Super Lice No Problem for Super Moms (or Dads)

March 3, 2018

All over the media parents hear a whirlwind of information about a new breed of lice infesting schools across the country. Super lice have shown up in 48 states across the United States and are proving difficult to remove as…

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Lice During In the Winter

Do Head Lice Survive in the Cold?

February 15, 2018

This time of year some parents stop worrying about their children contracting head lice. Many feel that like other insect life, lice grow dormant in the cold weather and don’t pose a risk. What is the truth about head lice…

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Lice are NO love Bug

Lice are No Love Bug. Protect Your Family this Valentine’s Day!

February 8, 2018

February 14th is a celebration of love. Loving your family means protecting them from harm, which definitely includes head lice! Every year in the United States between 6 to 12 million children will catch head lice, according to the US…

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