A female asked:
Hi.uhm i have bugs in my head. i found 1 of them earlier. they weren't lice. my mom couldn't fine eggs/nits in my hair. the bugs wer small.
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Pediatrics 34 years experience
Check every day: Checking a child's hair and head for lice or nits, on a daily basis, will prevent lice from gaining a foothold. As long as any and all nits (lice eggs) are quickly removed, the lice problem goes away. If very worried, one can use over-the-counter lice treatment like Nix (permethrin) and do a treatment as if there were a proven lice problem.
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Last updated Mar 16, 2021
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