Halloween Warning: Head Lice May Be Waiting In Store CostumesBefore wearing your costume or wig, putting it into a sealed plastic bag for 48 hours will kill any lice, which die within 24-48 hours.
Doctors: Children With Head Lice Should Not Be Kept Home From School Children with head lice should not be kept home from school, new guidelines from leading pediatricians say.
More Lenient School Lice Policies Bug Some ParentsSome parents are scratching their heads over less restrictive head lice policies that allow children with live bugs in their hair to return to the classroom.

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