(COLUMBUS DISPATCH) Health experts say there are many ways kids can spread head lice, from sharing headphones to swapping hats and other clothing.

But a selfie? Some think so.

Head-lice treatment centers across the country, including one in central Ohio, say selfies are contributing to the spread of the tiny parasites among teens and college students. Local health organizations say that could be true, but they haven’t seen any evidence to validate those claims.

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