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  • Head Lice for Parents


    Lice aren't dangerous and they don't spread disease, but they are contagious, annoying, and sometimes hard to get rid of. Learn more about this common childhood problem and how to get rid of those pesky little bugs.

  • Head Lice for Teens


    Lice aren't dangerous, but they do spread from person to person easily. They can also be hard to get rid of. Find out how to prevent lice -- and what to do if someone you know has them.

  • Lice Aren't So Nice for Kids


    Lice are tiny insects that live in a person's hair. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Pubic Lice (Crabs) for Teens


    Pubic lice, or "crabs," are tiny insects that usually spread through sex.

  • Pubic Lice (Crabs) for Parents


    Pubic lice are six-legged creatures that infest the hair in the pubic area. Pubic lice infestation is considered a sexually transmitted disease (STD), but it can be contracted in other ways.

  • First Aid: Head Lice for Parents


    Lice commonly spread from kid to kid. They're not dangerous - but they are creepy and annoying. Here's what to do about them.

  • Hey! A Louse Bit Me! for Kids


    Lice need to suck blood to survive, and they sometimes live on people's heads and lay eggs in their hair. Get the lowdown on lice in this article.

  • Parasitic Infections (Worms, Lice, etc.) for Parents


    From bedbugs to head lice, find out how to treat these common pests.

  • Teacher’s Guide: Head Lice (PreK to Grade 2) for Educators


    These activities will help your students understand how to avoid getting and spreading head lice.

  • Quiz: Head Lice (PreK to Grade 2) for Educators


    This quiz is part of the Teacher's Guide on Head Lice for preK to grade 2.