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Lice need blood and a warm environment to survive which is why they like to root themselves itself in the nape of the neck (left); nits are the insect's eggs which the mother cements to hair shafts (center); the key to getting rid of lice is "meticulous combing" with a fine-toothed metal comb that removes the eggs from the hair shaft.

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What is the biggest key to reducing gun violence in Johnstown?

Tackling the area's drug problem.
Controlling folks moving into city housing.
Monitoring folks in treatment centers and halfway houses.
Tougher sentencing by the court system.
More police on the streets.

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