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Keep Your Child Healthy & Safe

Information on Head Lice and Other Health Tips


Each year, eight to twelve million cases of head lice are discovered in the United States. Having head lice is common, especially among kids three to twelve years old. Although they are an annoyance, head lice are not dangerous and do not spread diseases. Find out how parents can prevent and treat head lice by clicking on the links to the left from our sponsor.

Discover more ways to keep children healthy from the editors of Instructor and Parent & Child magazines.

Your Easy Guide for Stopping Classroom Bugs
Learn how to outsmart classroom bugs before they get to your child. Instructor magazine asked the experts to identify the most common classroom illnesses, plus offer