Head lice are tiny insects that make their home in human hair. Anyone can get head lice and it is fairly common in school-age children.
- Head Lice Fact Sheet
Fact sheet and frequently asked questions about Head Lice.
- Head Lice Information for Health Professionals
Links to information about head lice and their control. The CDC and AAP links provide a range of over-the-counter and prescription treatment options. Populations of head lice that are resistant to over-the-counter products are known to occur in Minnesota.