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Pubic lice

Pubic lice are small, six-legged creatures that infect the pubic hair area and lay eggs. These lice can also be found in armpit hair and eyebrows. Causes, incidence, and risk factors Pubic lice ...


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Body lice

Body lice are tiny parasites (Pediculus humanus corporis) that spread through close contact with other people. There are three types of lice: Body lice Head lice Pubic lice This ar...

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Lice Guardian Launches Innovative Lice Removal Service in Dallas

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 03, 2016 Lice Guardian provides Dallas and Fort Worth area families a new way to combat head lice. Launc...

Lice Resistant to Medication in Half the U.S.

In the battle against head lice in schools, nurses are usually on the frontlines. However, pyrethroids, commonly found in over-the-counter lice medication, are losing their effect on lice.Read more ab...

Head and body lice read DNA differently

What makes head lice different from body lice had scientists scratching their heads as previous genetic studies failed to find any substantial differences between the two types of lice.

Sugar & Spice & No More Lice, Inc., Now Offering Online Products for Head Lice Treatment and Prevention

Minneapolis, MN, January 06, 2016 --( Head lice treatment specialists, Sugar & Spice & No More Lice, have announced the online sales of their lice prevention and lice treatment produ...

Head lice super strain causes concern as kids head back to the classroom

Reports of a super strain of head lice have many parents concerned as kids head back to the classrooms for the new school year. The dreaded "lice letter" that comes home in backpacks when lice is foun...

Head Lice Now Resistant to Common Meds in 25 States

TUESDAY, Aug. 18, 2015 -- Drug-resistant head lice are very likely coming to a school near you, U.S. investigators warn. At least 25 states host lice populations that don't respond to common over-the-...

Lizzie’s Lice Pickers Announces Back to School Head Check Special and Discounted Lice Treatment Products

Orange, CA (PRWEB) August 30, 2015 Lizzie’s Lice Pickers , a company that offers professional live removal service, has just a...

Heading Back To School? So Are Drug-Resistant Lice

The buzz from this week’s American Chemical Society (ACS) meeting in Boston is a report that lice in at least 25 states have become resistant to the most commonly used treatment, pyrethroids. Two li...

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SNPs in Entire Mitochondrial Genome Sequences (≈15.4 kb) and cox1 Sequences (≈486 bp) Resolve Body and Head Lice From Doubly Infected People From Ethiopia, China, Nepal, and Iran But Not France.

Some people host lice on the clothing as well as the head. Whether body lice and head lice are distinct species or merely variants of the same species remains contentious. We sought to ascertain the e...

In Vitro and In Vivo Evaluation of Infestation Deterrents Against Lice.

The human head louse is a cosmopolitan ectoparasite and frequently infests many people, particularly school-age children. Due to widespread pyrethroid resistance and the lack of efficient resistance m...

Cytogenetic Features of Human Head and Body Lice (Phthiraptera: Pediculidae).

The genus Pediculus L. that parasitize humans comprise two subspecies: the head lice Pediculus humanus capitis De Geer and the body lice Pediculus humanus humanus De Geer. Despite the 200 yr of the ...

The Chewing Lice (Insecta, Phthiraptera) Fauna of the Swainson's Warbler, Limnothlypis swainsonii (Aves, Parulidae).

We examined Swainson's warblers (Limnothlypis swainsonii (Audubon, 1834), Aves: Parulidae) for lice fauna during 2 yr at three study sites in Arkansas, USA. A total of 66 individuals were examined; ...

Effect of Environmental Conditions and Toxic Compounds on the Locomotor Activity of Pediculus humanus capitis (Phthiraptera: Pediculidae).

In this work, we evaluated the effect of environmental variables such as temperature, humidity, and light on the locomotor activity of Pediculus humanus capitis. In addition, we used selected conditio...

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