Mosquito bite is common among all insect bites. Almost every single day, people around the world get bitten by mosquitoes. These small blood-sucking insectsinsert their proboscis (needle) into the skin to extract blood and inject some saliva.This mosquito saliva contains proteins and anticoagulant which activate the immune system against a foreign substance... Read more
Post date: Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is a highly contagious skin condition, which is caused by the parasite mites. The mites can be acquired directly, by coming in contact with contaminated people or indirectly, by using contaminated objects. The most common places from where you may contract scabies are hospitals, nursing homes, orphanages, and hotels. This is because these places are... Read more
Post date: Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is an extremely itchy skin condition, which is caused by microscopic parasitic mites, which live under your skin and make burrows to lay eggs. This produces severe itching and red rashes. These mites are not visible with a naked eye, so the only microscopic analysis is required to diagnose them. Once diagnosed, a doctor prescribes certain ointments... Read more
Post date: Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:00
Have you battled with scabies for a complete one month but the monstrous mites again attacked? Well, you’re likely to see signs of scabies even after the treatment as dead mites are still present in your skin and need time to completely eradicate. But in some cases, scabies reoccur even after two or three months or even after a year. If it occurs after a... Read more
Post date: Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:00
Getting reinfested with scabies is not something to neglect. Scabies is an extremely uncomfortable skin condition that caused itching and rashes on the skin as scabies mites crawl and burrow deep into the skin and lay their eggs. At first, you may not see the signs of scabies, but when they do show up, you’ll experience severe itching specifically at night... Read more
Post date: Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is an itchy contagious skin condition caused by a Sarcoptesscabiei mite.This skin problem is usually seen in children and young people. The mite of scabies can survive up to a month living on your skin. The areas where scabies generally appears are buttocks, under the breast, soles of the feet, around the waist, between fingers, etc. No doubt... Read more
Post date: Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is extremely uncomfortable skin condition as it causes severe itching, red rashes and inflammation on the skin. If left untreated, it may cause a complex form of scabies and even lead to some life-threatening diseases. Therefore, it is very important that it must be treated immediately.
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Post date: Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:00
When it comes to scabies, it is known as an extremely itchy skin condition that is caused by parasitic mites, Sarcoptes scabiei var. Hominis. These are not able to fly or jump but can spread from one person to another through direct, prolonged skin-to-skin contact. So, the chances of transmission are higher in crowded places.
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Post date: Wed, 11/29/2017 - 00:00
Boils if located in private areas like vagina can be very painful and discomforting. These are pus-filled bumps that develop under the skin of your vagina. It can even develop outside vagina in the public area or labia - but no matter where boils are present, they are going to annoy you.
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Usually, vaginal boils occur when hair... Read more
Post date: Tue, 11/28/2017 - 00:00
A rash on the body is the change in the texture of the skin whicheffectsits color. These skin rashes are basically caused by bacteria and other viral or fungal infections. In common usage, a rash refers to several skin conditions, and etiology of a rash can be direct or indirect. However, to identify them is not easy; they can appear in the form of welts,... Read more
Post date: Mon, 11/27/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is an annoying skin condition that’s caused by an itch mite, Sarcoptes scabiei, and it's highly contagious. These mites start reproducing under the surface of your skin and even make burrows to live and lay eggs. During their entire life cycle, you’re going to experience intense itching and red rashes on your skin. So, it is obvious that the minute... Read more
Post date: Sun, 11/26/2017 - 00:00
Are you infested by the annoying Scabies mites that are making you itch so bad that you may even rip off the layers of your skin? This contagious skin condition is caused by Sarcoptes scabiei. These mites burrow into your skin to cause discomfort and itching. Due to excessive scratching, it leaves redness and rashes on the skin.
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Post date: Sat, 11/25/2017 - 00:00
We all are aware that scabies is highly contagious skin condition, which is caused by the mite Sarcoptes scabiei var. hominis. It is a host-dependent parasitic condition that needs a human body to survive and complete its regular life cycle.
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In this article, we’ll throw a light on the life cycle of scabies mites and how do... Read more
Post date: Fri, 11/24/2017 - 00:00
Ringworm (Tinea) is a fungal infection that affects the different areas of your skin. It is particularly common in children. This skin condition is not that serious unless it affects the scalp. However, it is a contagious disease and you need to take preventive measures to treat it.
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Post date: Thu, 11/23/2017 - 00:00
The small oval-shaped insects that feed on human blood are known as bed bugs. These wing-less insects hide in the dark places andcrawl into the human’s skinwhen they fall asleep. Scientifically known as Cimex lectularius, they only need human or animal blood to survive.Recognizing bed bugs is easy, they have flat bodies that is equal to the size of an apple... Read more
Post date: Wed, 11/22/2017 - 00:00