Head lice refer to the small parasitic insects that tends to live on the head and neck hairs of humans. It is most frequently considered a condition that affects children but may in fact affect anyone at any age. Symptoms of head lice are characterized by itching, scratching, tiny eruptions or a rash, and visibly exposed head lice. Head lice may be treated by mechanical removal, chemical or medicated treatments, heat, herbal remedies, and Homoeopathy.
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