Head lice is not a hygiene problem and one of the most common school children infestations

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Mary Grace Eppes

MSU Ag Communications


MISSISSIPPI STATE – With the school year well underway, families across Mississippi commonly encounter illnesses, viruses or the contagious and bothersome head lice.

David Shrock, a health education and wellness graduate assistant at Mississippi State University, said the head louse is a parasitic