Resources

Here are some very helpful resources if you want to learn more about head lice and get a head start on knowing how to find and treat head lice problems:

 

Lice and Human Evolutionresources
A great PBS video from WGBH in Boston

Kids and Lice
From the National Pediculosis Association, pages of games, activities and helpful information designed especially for kids

Head Lice Treatments
Lots of articles and information about both natural and commercial treatments for head lice

Head Lice PediaCast
Join Dr. Mike for this informative edition of his national PediaCast which includes the latest head lice treatment recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics

 

Contact information for the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

The CDC Contact Information:

Address
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30333
Telephone
1-800-CDC-INFO
(800-232-4636)
TTY: (888) 232-6348

 

Hours of Operation
8am-8pm EST/Monday-Friday
Closed Holidays

 

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