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Head Lice Infestation (Pediculosis)

Head lice infection is called pediculosis. Lice are parasites that feed on blood and can be found on the scalp and hair of infected people. Signs and symptoms of head lice infestation include a tickling sensation, itching, and sores on the head.

ADHD Pictures Slideshow: Symptoms in Children

Watch this slideshow to recognize the symptoms of ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) in children from MedicineNet's expert medical doctors and healthcare professionals.

Babies Quiz

Is there a newborn in your life? Quiz your knowledge of infants and babies including all the exciting crying, cooing, sleeping, eating, smiling, giggling milestones of baby's first year!

HFM Disease

Find out about hand foot and mouth disease (HFMD) treatment, symptoms, causes (Coxsackie virus A16, enterovirus 71), diagnosis, and infection during pregnancy.

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Baby's Healthy Skin

Caring for your newborn baby's skin may seem complex, but it doesn't have to be. From rashes and sunburn, to laundry detergent and baby powder, learn how to take care of your newborn's skin.

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Head Lice

Watch this slideshow that lets parents not only learn how to treat a head lice infestation, but also how to protect their child against future lice outbreaks.

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