District lice information needs updating
By Beth Williams, Current Staff
Have you borrowed a comb or brush lately? Then, you may have a bigger problem than messy hair.
Head lice, small, wingless insects that live on the human scalp, can spread from person-to-person through items that have been in contact with the head of one infested with lice. If you are concerned, see a school nurse immediately. The nurse will explain how to exterminate the lice quickly and effectively, and even give you a handout in case you need to continue your treatment at home.
However, might this well-intentioned official handout contain misleading information? Continue reading