Lice are always around. They are most often spread between siblings, family members, play-dates, or sleepover buddies, but a bad case can be shared at school if we don’t all do our part. Make sure your families have the information they need to deal with this common Oregon pest. Lice are a fact of life and aren’t the sign of a dirty home or a neglectful parent but there are steps parents can take to lessen the chances their child will be exposed to the bugs.