It’s hard to believe that such a small bug can cause so much damage. In this blog post, we are going to discuss the dangers of head lice and how you can protect your family from this nasty disease. First you have to know what head lice are. Head lice are tiny, wingless insects that live on the human scalp and feed by sucking blood from our heads.
Often they lay their eggs near hair follicles or in clothing – this is important because it can spread if not dealt with properly (see below for more information). So how do we get them? Well, typically getting head lice starts when one person comes into contact with an infested person’s hair or belongings, then another person does so too. It spreads quickly! You may also be exposed through hats shared among friends or even pillows at sleepovers where someone has been asleep with a hat on. Other ways include sharing brushes or combs without first