Mae is in the studio chatting with Best-Selling Author and Peditrician Dr. Tanya Altmann about lice.
Remember the days when we all had to get checked for lice by the school nurse? Well, lice are making their way across the country and scientists are reporting that they have developed resistance to over-the-counter treatments. These treatment resistant lice are being called Super Lice and with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimating 6 million to 12 million infestations each year in the United States among children 3 to 11 years of age.
- What are Super Lice?
- What are the symptoms?
- How do they spread?
- How to check your children for Super Lice?
- How to get rid of them?