Head lice

Pharmacy teams can help customers feel confident in controlling this common parasite with some top tips.

In OTC Modules

Taking control of head lice quickly and with effective treatment can help stop the spread of infection and prevent reinfection too. Pharmacy teams can help customers feel confident in controlling this common parasite with top tips and product recommendations. 

Learning objectives

  • Have an understanding of the life cycle of head lice
  • Be aware of how to detect head lice 
  • Be able to discuss effective treatment methods
  • Know how to prevent a reinfection occurring. 


Share:

More like this

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

Ovulation and pregnancy testing

Pharmacy teams can support couples trying to get pregnant with advice about fertility and good pre-conception care.

4 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

Tiredness and fatigue

Tiredness is often regarded as a fact of life, but it's actually far from normal and can be related to many issues, including stress.

3 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

Nasal conditions

Nasal conditions can make people feel particularly unwell, but pharmacy teams can be on hand to help.

4 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

Sexual Health

STIs can cause embarrassment and unpleasant symptoms, but pharmacy staff can help with advice and support.

4 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

The common cold

On average, adults experience two or three colds a year, and children double that. How can pharmacy help?

3 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
OTC Modules

Footcare

This module focuses on footcare and considers the causes and symptoms of common problems.

900 Min Module

Recommended Learning

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Supporting daily digestive health

Learn about the crucial role of gut bacteria and how a healthy microbiome can support daily digestive health

2 Min Module

Sponsored education

Treating fungal nail infections

Understand how fungal nail infections develop and help manage customer expectations around treatment

10 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Confident pet health conversations

Learn 3 key steps to having more confident conversations with customers about pet health products.

3 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Sore throat treatment update

Update your knowledge on treating sore throat without antibiotics with this short, interactive module.

10 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Men's health how-to guide

This video offers advice and inspiration from pharmacist Ade Williams that you can use to improve your men’s health offering

9 Min Module

Sponsored education

Learning Resources Pyrocalm

Use these training materials to be confident recommending PPIs to help customers suffering with heartburn and acid reflux, and understand the opportunities OTC omeprazole 20mg offers both customers and pharmacies