Don’t let the relentless itching and inflammation of psoriasis affect your daily life. Here is how you can manage the symptoms.
Having psoriasis means your daily life is troubled by relentless itching. Even worse, your body is dotted with red and raised patches brimming with inflammation. Psoriasis is an auto-immune disease that is not curable. However,... Read more
Post date: Mon, 04/02/2018 - 00:00
Those who have ever experienced scabies know very well how annoying this itchy skin condition is and it takes weeks to get rid of these itch mites. The Sarcoptes scabiei mite is not just extremely itchy but highly contagious as well.
If not treated on time, these mites can multiply and colonize to feed on your skin layers, leading to other secondary skin... Read more
Post date: Sun, 04/01/2018 - 00:00
Allergic rhinitis or hay fever is a condition that’s caused by inhaling allergens like pollens, dust, grass, saliva or mold. Nearly, 10-20% of the US population is known to suffer from allergic rhinitis. It leads to allergic body reaction leading to release of histamine to protect your body. This further results in stuffy nose, sneezing, itching,... Read more
Post date: Sat, 03/31/2018 - 00:00
Scabies is a skin condition that’s caused by tiny itch mites (Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominids). Adult female mites start burrowing into the layers of your skin to lay eggs and due to this action, you feel extreme itching that worsens at night.
Directly: It is a highly contagious skin condition that can be spread from an infected person to... Read more
Post date: Fri, 03/30/2018 - 00:00
Epsom salt is named so as it was first discovered in the 17th century at Epsom, in Surrey, England. Since then it has been known to have various health benefits - from curing sore muscles to enhancing beauty and more.
In this article, you’ll learn about various benefits of Epsom salt on our body and mind.
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What is Epsom salt?... Read more
Post date: Thu, 03/29/2018 - 00:00
Who doesn’t want healthy and shiny hair and skin? To achieve flawless looking skin and voluminous hair, we spend loads of money on various products. Sadly, these products fail to provide the desired result, as they lack the essential ingredient i.e. tocotrienols. Malaysian sustainable palm oil is a rich source of hard to find tocotrienols, which are rich in... Read more
Post date: Wed, 03/28/2018 - 00:00
Delusional Parasitosis (or delusions of Parasitosis or DOP) is a serious condition in which a person has a false belief of being infested by insects like, mites, lice, fleas, spiders, worms, bacteria or other organisms. Due to this belief, a person develops an unbearable reaction to a virtual (not real) infestation.
DOP is a wrong belief that makes a... Read more
Post date: Tue, 03/27/2018 - 00:00
Are you suffering from scabies, but worried about the cost of the treatment. Well, the good news is that you don’t require a great deal of money to afford scabies treatment. You can easily get cheap over-the-counter medicines at any drug store near you. Cost-effective creams like permethrin and Dr. Scabies cost probably less than the cost of cold drinks and... Read more
Post date: Mon, 03/26/2018 - 00:00
Dry and itchy skin is a problem, especially in colder months. No matter how much moisturizer you apply, it somehow doesn’t seem to go away. Dry skin (xerosis) is a frequent cause of itchiness, but other skin conditions like psoriasis, eczema, etc. also make skin very itchy.
Regardless of the reason for your itchy skin, there are various home remedies to... Read more
Post date: Sun, 03/25/2018 - 00:00
Fleas are common wingless pests found on domestic pets, cats, and dogs, as well as other animals. These insects need to be eradicated from pets as they can spread diseases like plague, and tapeworm to humans. Hence, these are harmful to both animals and humans.
How are fleas spread?
Adult fleas lay eggs on animal fur and these eggs further hatch into larva... Read more
Post date: Sat, 03/24/2018 - 00:00
Yes, red bumps are symptoms of scabies. But all red bumps may not indicate that you have scabies. Sounds confusing? Well, it’s not that difficult. Red bumps accompanied by extreme itching, especially at night, indicates you are carrying scabies mites. This skin condition is caused by called Sarcoptes scabiei - parasites that live on host’s skin. When the... Read more
Post date: Fri, 03/23/2018 - 00:00
Scabies is one of the most annoying skin conditions that cause extreme itching on your skin. But all thanks to some over the counter (OTC) drugs, you can easily treat scabies. In this article, we will discuss some of the OTC drugs that are safe for the scabies treatment without causing any side effects.
Although OTC drugs are available to treat... Read more
Post date: Thu, 03/22/2018 - 00:00
Scabies also is known as the seven-year itch, is a contagious skin condition popularly found in children and adults. The contagious skin infestation is caused by the mite Sarcoptesscabiei. Scabies spreads amid people through direct and indirect contact. It can spread from one person to another through physical contact or through sharing of clothing, bedding... Read more
Post date: Tue, 03/20/2018 - 00:00
If you are experiencing red rashes, which are growing, spreading, and becoming itchy and painful, then chances are, you may have acquired scabies. If you have been exposed to scabies mites, it is unfortunate, but thankfully, you can get rid of the mites if you follow some home remedies judiciously.
What is scabies and how is it caused?
Scabies, scientific... Read more
Post date: Mon, 03/19/2018 - 00:00
Scabies is a skin infection caused by a specific kind of itch mite, which burrows underneath the skin and lays eggs causing intense itching. Scabies can spread through skin contact and through sharing of clothes, towel or be using the same utensils and furniture. Given their ability to spread from one person to another, scabies mites are harder to eliminate... Read more
Post date: Sun, 03/18/2018 - 00:00