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How Long Do Fleas Live On Humans
I am infested with human fleas i need a doctors help, the dog is long gone and i still am infested.I have had 3 exterminators.Not psychiatric.
Lately my scalp has been itchy and feelin like somethin crawln on it. Could it be a flea ? Or dry scalp ? Can a flea live in a humans hair? How long?
Find the source: The fleas are coming from somewhere, ...If you have pets, get them cleaned and de-flea them. There are several chemicals that can also be used to fumigate your house (read the directions-you (and pets) often have to close the windows and leave home while they are in use). ...Read more
Probably 16 hours: Normal humans can probably go about 16 hours without sleep before their brains and bodies start having unusual symptoms. If forced to stay awake, people can probably make it to 36 hours before extreme sleepiness sets in, but they will be acting a bit strangely. It is hard to imagine one making it past 48 hours without training and conditioning to purposely stay up longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
More than once: A flea can repeatedly bite a host and can live for months under ideal conditions. The precise number of times one flea can bite a human varies by flea type, stage of maturity and environmental factors that influence the life cycle. In other words, your question does not have a precise answer. ...Read more
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