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Toronto Catholic District School Board

Head Lice

(Pediculosis)

 

Head lice are tiny insects that live on the scalp. They lay eggs, called nits, which stick to hair. They spread from person to person by direct contact or on items such as hats, combs, hairbrushes and headphones. 

 

For more detailed information on where to look, what to look for, how to check and what parents can do please visit Head Lice.