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Can you get lice on vacation asks Irvine residents

Head Lice and Vacations: Does Travel Put You at a Higher Risk?

Can you get lice on vacation asks Irvine residents

The reason for that is that head lice are found primarily where their name suggests: on the head. They do not like to linger on seats or beds or your suitcase as they will starve without human blood (their food source). The chance of getting head lice from a hotel bed, where new sheets are present, is almost zero.

Sleeping in a lice free bed in Santa Ana hotel

Can You Get Head Lice From a Hotel Bed?

Sleeping in a lice free bed in Santa Ana hotel

Lice do not like to reside off the human head as the ambient temperature is not appropriate and their food source is not there. Lice can survive off the head only for a matter of hours. If someone has lice and a bug falls off the head (not likely) onto a bed at home, there is a slight chance that if someone sits on the bed, he or she will get lice. In a hotel room, where the room is cleaned between guests and the sheets are changed on the bed, the chances of contracting lice diminish even further.

Fontana Lice Free Classroom

Fontana School Lice Policy

Fontana Lice Free Classroom

Many schools in the Inland Empire maintain a strict "no nit" policy, and Fontana schools are no exception. Children with head lice and nits are not permitted in school. It is important for parents to check with their children's school to be sure that your child is ready to return to school. The head lice policy within the Inland Empire is relatively strict compared to other school districts across the country that are moving toward less stringent guidelines and allowing kids with some nits back into school after they have been treated.

Ontario Apples in a Lice Free School

Ontario School Lice Policy

Ontario Apples in a Lice Free School

“School employees shall report all suspected cases of head lice to the school nurse or designee as soon as possible. The nurse or designee shall examine the student and any siblings of affected students or members of the same household. If active adult head lice are found, the student shall be allowed to stay in school until the parent/guardian arrive to pick up student. The parents/ guardians of any such student shall be informed about recommended treatment procedures, ways to check the hair, and sources of further information.

Irvine Schools are Lice Free

Irvine School Lice Policy

Irvine Schools are Lice Free

The Irvine Unified School District is committed to providing a safe and healthy learning environment for students. Pediculosis, also known as head lice, is a common condition in schools that contributes to absenteeism. These guidelines should help to prevent the spread of head lice within our school community.

No Lice When Headed Back to School in Santa Ana

Santa Ana School Lice Policy

No Lice When Headed Back to School in Santa Ana

The Governing Board recognizes that the correct diagnosis and treatment of head lice will minimize disruption to the educational process and reduce student absences; no disease is associated with head lice, and in-school transmission is considered to be rare.  School employees shall report all suspected cases of head lice to the school nurse or designee as soon as possible. The school nurse or designee shall examine the student and other children who were most likely to have had direct head-to-head contact with the affected child.

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