A New Argument for the Case Against Selfies: Social Media Lice

School is back in session, which means the return of a possible threat: head lice! According to the CDC, an estimated 6 million to 12 million lice infestations occur every year in the United States, among children ages 3 to 11. While teenagers usually don’t get head lice as often as younger children, medical experts… »8/26/15 11:45pm8/26/15 11:45pm


After a Bajillion-Year-Long Battle to the Scalp, Science May Have Bested Head Lice

I remember a day in third grade when the school nurse lined us up and methodically combed through our hair with a thin stick looking for head lice. It felt awesome and finally gave me an insight as to why cats get so zonked out when you scratch their heads. I also remember the day that she combed through my hair and… »11/02/12 1:30pm11/02/12 1:30pm