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Scabies in its early stages might be mistaken for a different skin condition. So, it’s important that you educate yourself well in advance. Do not confuse it with other infections and skin diseases. Many people do that. The first symptoms of Scabies might appear as painful, red dots that resemble pimples. The image might even […]

Shingles is a rash of the skin, but that is the only similarity it has to Scabies. Scabies is a skin infection that is caused by parasitic mites. Shingles on the other hand is caused by the virus that also causes chickenpox. In both these infections the skin starts itching and a rash is seen. […]

Flaking facial skin can be an indication of a host of skin infections. But it should not be taken lightly at any cost. Scabies is a very contagious skin disease that is spread by skin to skin contact. It is caused by the Scabies mites. Itchy and flaky skin is one of the symptoms of […]