Category Archives: signs of scabies

Skin problems are quite common. Their permanency and causes can differ from person to person. Some of these skin issues might be minor, but there may be other which cause unbearable pain and might be life-threatening. Rashes and bumps are among the most common issues that usually happen to the skin. While a rash indicates […]

(Summary: Here is why your beautiful skin suddenly switches to “alarming mode” and how to overcome it.) Sometimes you think that you have the most flawless skin ever. After within a week or two, the same skin becomes the biggest concern for you when it is dotted with pimples, rashes and blotches. And all these […]

Scabies is one of the most contagious skin diseases in the history of mankind. The microscopic Scabies mites can drive a human being crazy with their itching and burrowing. Scabies spreads easily by skin to skin contact, sexual relations and by sharing personal belongings. But the mite cannot survive outside the body of the host […]

Not every skin infection or allergy can be considered scabies. This skin disease is easily distinguished with its apparent rashes especially in areas around hands, feet, arms, legs and groin. These symptoms gradually grow in a period of four weeks and by that time, can develop as something severe.           If there is an uncontrollable itch […]

Are you worried about reddish rashes on your skin? Can’t guess whether its scabies, shingles or bedbugs? Here’s an easy guide to take you through the differences between the three of them and the initial symptoms of each. Shingles, scabies and bedbugs are very different from each other. Apart from the fact that they cause […]

If your friends and co-workers have scabies, you can isolate them for a while, but what do you do when your partner has scabies? Don’t fret, this is a difficult time for them, and you can be of great help. If your partner has scabies, you’ve got to be very careful that you don’t end […]

Scabies is a mite-borne disease that is contagious and hence might spread to anyone who’s physically in contact with the infected person. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t take care of the person or be there for him/her. Proper care and kind words are a part of the treatment as well. Scabies is a type […]

Being a contagious disease, it is mandatory to stop any kind of physical contact with the person suffering from scabies. And, when it is your partner who’s suffering from such, there’s a good chance you’ll get infected too if no precautionary measures are taken. Maintaining a safe distance, both physically and sexually, is mandatory. Scabies […]

Children are the most vulnerable people around. So, it is always best to give your children proper rest and debar him or her from going to the school or day-care unless s/he is fully treated for scabies.   One of the worst skin diseases around which spreads from one person to another in a blink […]