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Heroin drug abusers do not automatically fall in the category of people prone to Scabies. The reasons for the itching could be numerous. Users of heroin are known to scratch themselves where they inject the needles, but they will have to come in contact with an infected person in order to contract Scabies. 1. Scabies […]

Patients with a primary infestation display the first symptoms only after three to four weeks. The patient might be asymptomatic for almost a month and hence, the mites go undetected. It needs to be kept in mind that the period in which the symptoms did not appear, the infected person might have passed on the […]

Scabies mites just need a prolonged skin to skin contact in order to travel from an infected person to a new host. If you think you have been exposed to Scabies at work, then you need to be well prepared for the infection and its treatment. To be really sure, recall the times when you […]