Is your mobile phone going to give you head lice?
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Can smart phones give you head lice?

18 July 2017 Last updated at 07:43 BST

Is your mobile phone going to give you head lice?

Well, they're not going to crawl out of your screen but a recent study found that if you use a smartphone or a tablet you are twice as likely to get head lice than those who don't.

Huddling around a screen watching videos or taking selfies with friends means your heads are touching more often and increases your chances of getting them.

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