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How bad are lice really for your health and can they cause any major diseases?

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  1. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help. Just be sure you never get any! Here are some sites about those critters:

    1. http://www.headlice.org/

    2. (fact sheet): http://kidshealth.org/parent/infections/common/lice.html

    3. http://www.emedicinehealth.com/lice/article_em.htm

    4. (diseases): http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dpd/parasites/lice/default.htm

    5. (Mayo Clinic): http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/lice/DS00368

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  2. Thanks so much! These were very helpful but one of my friends has had lice for about 7 years and there is nothing wrong with her! she just somehow cant get rid of them.sick i know :P

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