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12/30 100 Things we've learned in the past year..
12/15 Holiday cheer from the Kramers
12/10 Schools forced to keep quiet about nits
12/09 Lindane (sadly still prescribed for kids with lice) compared to agent orange
12/07 North America acts to reduce risk of exposure to lindane
12/05 NRDS says no to malathion in head lice shampoos
11/18 Registering Skepticism: Does the EPA's Pesticide Review Protect Children?
11/16 A Step Closer to Eliminating Lindane
11/6-11/10 6 - 10 November 2006 , Geneva , Switzerland
10/25 Where do you throw the lice shampoos?
10/25 Risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and exposure to hexachlorocyclohexane, a nested case-control study
10/23 Parents 'embarrassed' by head lice
09/13 Ban Lindane Now
08/23 Of lice and libel
08/10 ABC broadcast on mysterious diseases included descriptions of people believing they had bugs in their skin.
08/01 It's Ok To Nit Pick
08/01 EPA to end use of lindane
07/20 NDP Leader Jack Layton Gives Blood for Toxic Chemical Tests
07/05 District sticks to no-tolerance policy on lice
07/01 After 4 years, district to reinstate 'no-nit' policy
06/14 Head lice 'are becoming indestructible'
06/1 Kink in Federal Law Is Prompting Schools To Stop Picking Nits
05/25 EPA Scientists Cite Pressure In Pesticide Study
05/25 Hair hygiene thru Mediker
05/02 Head Lice Win Again!
Los Angeles County School District SaysYes to Lice Eggs (Nits)
04/28 People recommend pesticide treatments for head lice as though it is the only poison exposure in a child’s life.
04/26 A Longitudinal Approach of Assessing Urban and Suburban Children’s Exposure to Pyrethroid Pesticides
04/11 Lindane Bill Does Not Pass NY Assembly
04/11 School Nurse Disagrees with Boston Globe

Scientific Photographer Needs Lice Samples


Scientists Warn Parents on Pesticides and Plastics
Study suggests increased cancer risk in young


Poison Caused by Topical Pesticides
Another risk to consider.

03/25 Pseudo-delusory syndrome caused by Limothrips cerealium
03/22 Moms Up In Arms Over Head Lice!
02/16 Malathion Testing for Infants -- A BAD IDEA
01/23 EPA criteria for testing pesticides on human subjects
Read carefully
01/23 The Human Louse and Disease
Recent studies support the critical need for preparedness and lice prevention.
01/17 Lindane linked to Leukemia in children
Todays news item, but known for decades!


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