New treatment for head lice
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|Thu, 11-01-2012 - 8:57am|
Have you ever had to deal with head lice? If so, you know what an ordeal it can be!
According to this Health Day News article, "A new topical lotion may offer parents a faster, more effective way to get rid of head lice.Researchers report that just one treatment of topical ivermectin, an insecticide, kept almost three-quarters of treated children lice-free two weeks after treatment. That was without the dreaded fine-toothed combing to remove the lice eggs (nits) that leaves so many children in tears." more