LSRN Is the only nonprofit head lice education and removal salon in the world. It's founder, Katie Shepard is recognized as a global leader in lice research and treatment methodology. Simply Nitty is trained and certified in Lice Solution's Shepard The Shepherd Method™
Simply Nitty Owner, Dana Mead, was recently featured in the Reader's Digest article, Tips From Lice Experts.
The US Department of Health presents peer-reviewed information about head lice life history, diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and epidemiology.
Press Release from Harvard University announcing head lice resistance to permethrin.
Scientific Journal Articles
Gellatly, K.J., Krim, S., Palenchar, D.J., Shepherd, K., Yoon, K.S., Rhodes, C.J., Lee, S.H., Clark, M. (2016). Expansion of the Knockdown Resistance Frequency Map for Human Head Lice (Phthiraptera: Pediculidae) in the United States Using Quantitative Sequencing. Journal of Medical Entomology, 53(3), 653–659.
Simply Nitty participated in sample collection for Gellatly et al. (2016).
Meister, L. & Ochsendorf, F. (2016). Head Lice Epidemiology, Biology, Diagnosis, and Treatment.
Deutsches Ärzteblatt International, 113(45), 763–772.
Wiess, R.A. (2009) Ape, Lice, and Prehistory. Journal of Biology, 8(2), 20.