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Nits

The eggs produced by head or pubic lice, usually grayish-white in color and visible at the base of hair shafts.
Mentioned in: Lice Infestation
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In view of the prevailing situation, it is requested to shift non- Kashmiri students to their home state NITs so that their career can be saved," reads the complaint.
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today granted ex-post facto approval for establishment of NIT, Andhra Pradesh which has been registered as a Society under the Andhra Pradesh Societies Registration Act, 2001 with effect from 20th August 2015.
Be Bug Free was created by Nit Picky to aid in the prevention and eradication of head lice during the summer months when head lice are the most active.
After washing, systematically |comb the hair through while wet using a special fine-toothed nit and lice comb.
He asked the NITs to take steps to fill up the vacant posts in a time bound manner, and also called upon the Ministry of Human Resource Development to take measures for providing flexibility to NITs in hiring outstanding candidates from industry, foreign universities, and national laboratories as visiting and adjunct faculty.
A similar Pan NIT Alumni exists in the UAE with over 800 members.
The Nit Boy books are, first and foremost, a fun read but, at the same time, they're about the pressure that adults put on children and some of the ways that children (and nits) become squashed by these expectations.
But getting back to modern nits, the ones of recent decades, they must have been under threat as never before, but in an instinct for survival unmatched by any other species, they have stuck around and even made a massive comeback.
Children are often misdiagnosed with Pediculus capitis because they have hair casts that resemble nits, or they have dead or empty nits that are far away from the scalp, said Dr.
In addition to nit-picking and using medicated shampoos, experts recommend vacuuming thoroughly to pick up stray lice and nits.
Three stages of lice cause concern: adult, nymphs (newly hatched eggs), and nits (viable or dead egg casings).