Category Archives: Scabies Infection

Suffering from intense itching and inflamed skin? Dealing with red patches around skin folds? If yes, then there are pretty good chances that you have scabies. Being an intensely pruritic skin condition, this is said to be caused due to an infestation with the microscopic mite- Sarcoptes scabiei. Today there are millions of people affected […]

Animal Scabies is often diagnosed in rabbits, dogs and cats. Read on to know whether you can catch scabies from your rabbit or not. Mites that live on pets are not the ones found on humans. They might get transmitted to humans from a rabbit but are unable to reproduce on humans and die in […]

Scabies found in pets like cats and dogs is called Mange. However, it cannot trigger a Scabies infestation in humans. The feline scabies and canine scabies, contrary to the popular belief, are not caused by the mite that causes Human Scabies. Although the mites can transfer from the pet to the human (or the other […]

Once a family member gets infected, there is every possibility that the entire household will catch the infection sooner or later. Some people find the pain and the itching unbearable and get depressed very easily. Once the Scabies infection is confirmed, it is important to handle it in a systematic manner. It is important that […]

A treatment for Scabies infection is considered successful only when it is able to control the re-infestation of the mites. A severe re-infestation of the infection is in the scalp only when the treatment has failed to eradicate the infection. The infection causes intense itching and skin degradation, ultimately leading to breakage of the hair. […]

Scabies is a highly contagious skin disease that occurs commonly in the urban population. There are many treatments available in the market for it. There are products based on Permethrin that bring along side effects in huge numbers and then, there are some natural products like Dr. Scabies too. We know the itching, pain and […]