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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.


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More Lenient School Lice Policies Bug Some Parents

Some 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.