Not having close skin-to-skin contact with someone who has scabies or with their personal items (such as clothes, towels, and brushes) will help avoid contracting the condition.
Head Lice: Treating Parasites That Go to Your Head
According to studies, 6 million to 12 million people a year suffer from head lice infestation, and it is estimated that more than $100 million is spent annually to combat this problem. Head lice tend to affect younger, school-aged children, and girls tend to get head lice more than boys due to their longer hairstyles.
The most common sign of head lice is an itchy scalp, and red bumps and small tears in the skin i
|SOURCE American Academy of Dermatology|
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