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How to Avoid Catching Head Lice

When in Doubt

Using these simple tips can help you stay a step ahead of a head lice infestation. By knowing what to look for, you can prevent an infestation, or at least catch it early.
 
If you are doing weekly checks on your family members and you find some evidence that lice may have infested a loved one, it may help to get a second opinion. If you are having problems finding a live louse, or if you just aren't sure if you see a nit or if it's hair debris, your healthcare provider or nurse can help identify whether an infestation is active.
 
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