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Lice Increase With Covid-19 Pandemic

Nov 17, 2020 | News, NitFlix

As a result of the pandemic, there has been a lice increase. Because more families are at home quarantine together; if one person has lice – it has been spreading from one family member to another.

Lice Increase With Covid-19 Pandemic

With attention to the COVID-19 pandemic; many have been ignoring head lice. However, even with the pandemic, there has been an increase in head lice.

Although most kids have been studying remotely since March 2020; kids are still going outside and playing with other kids. Meanwhile, parents are out running errands. With everyone out and about; it is easy for one person to have head lice and for it to spread to other family members.

So, instead of 1 person in the household having head lice; it is now spreading to multiple family members.

Moreover, head lice in adults are usually 2 to 3 millimeters long and usually tan to gray in color. Although head lice do not fly; they can easily spread to a person in close proximity. So, that explains why there has been a huge outbreak since the coronavirus pandemic.

Use the Right Products

Since there are many over the counter remedies for removing head lice; some of them are not working. Moreover, it is essential to use the right products to eradicate these pesky bugs. To read more about other products compared to NitFlix; be sure to visit our What Separates Us From Our Competitors post.

Whether you, a family member, or your children have contacted head lice; it is essential that you use the right products to treat this infestation.

In addition, it is important that you thoroughly clean your home. To keep your home clean; be sure to visit our House Cleaning Lice Tips post.

As always, I welcome your comments on if you or your family has had a lice increase.


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