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Head Lice Myths

Head Lice Myths

There are a lot of myths about head lice, here are some.

1. Head lice like dirty hair or clean hair 

FALSE Head lice like any hair dirty, clean, long or short.

2. Head lice jump

FALSE head lice can’t jump or fly, they can only crawl

3. Head lice live in soft toys, bedding and carpet

FALSE head lice only live on the head

4. You should wash everything in the house bed linen, soft toys etc.

FALSE you should wash the pillow case and put it through the dryer.

 

How do you get head lice?

You get head lice from head to head or hair to hair contact. Head lice are like a circus trapeze performer that swing and crawl from head to head.

 

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W: www.geelongheadliceservice.com.au

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