Have you been experiencing intense itching from several days? Then there are chances that you have been contracted with one of the most contagious skin infestation, scabies. Also referred to as the seven year itch, this skin problem can exhibit sings like rash, bumps, blisters, and so on. It was in 2017 that scabies was […]

Scabies caused by the burrowing of female mite (Sarcoptesscabiei) underneath the top layer of skin forms red itchy aberrations. The female mite lays eggs underneath the skin which hatch into larvae and the infection spreads. The skin of infants is more sensitive to scabies infection and sometimes can aggravate to the formation of large blistering […]

Did you know? Nearly 8 million Americans have psoriasis compared to 125 million people worldwide. And 10-30% of them also have psoriatic arthritis. Life with autoimmune diseases like psoriasis is not easy due to the debilitating symptoms like flakes, red and raised patches of skin, soreness around patches and itching and burning sensation around affected […]

(Summary:  One of the benefits of workouts is that it lowers inflammation. Here’s how…) Workouts are good for you, whether it’s a simple jogging or a hardcore weightlifting. It helps you control weight; develop stamina and strength; build muscles and lower the risk of certain diseases. Did you know such physical activities help your body […]

The microscopic Sarcoptesscabiei mite is the cause for scabies infection in humans. The female mite burrows under the host skin’s top layer and then move about within to lay eggs which hatch and cause even more infestation. The condition is highlighted with intense itching (especially during nighttime) and appearance of red pimple-like rashes which are […]

Scabies is caused by an eight-legged parasitic mite, Sarcoptesscabiei which infests the top layer of skin to lay eggs. The mite moves under the skin during the nighttime which causes intense irritation. As a response to the mite protein, the immune system kicks-in and pimple-like rashes develop on the skin. It can take around 2-6 […]

The appearance of red spots on the skin can point towards an allergy or infection. In most cases, the red, itchy spots on the skin are rashes which can have blisters or welts too. Normally rashes are caused by scratchy clothes, excessive exposure to hot and humid weather or the presence of irritants on the […]

Scabies infection is caused by the Sarcoptesscabiei, the human itch mite which thrives in the human skin. Female scabies mite burrows under the first layer of skin to lay eggs and then reproduce to increase the infestation which causes irritating rashes. The rashes are a result of the immune system’s response to the mite, their […]

One of the biggest challenges you might face today, is to stay away from any kind of infection and infestation. Yes, it’s quite common today and before doing something, like having a pet in the home, the first question to hit across would be, is it safe? While there are many problems you might get […]

Scalp psoriasis is a common skin disease causing raised, reddish and scaly patches. It can affect some part or can even affect your entire scalp. Sometimes it can extend to your forehead, the back of your neck, or behind and inside your ears. However, scalp psoriasis is not infectious. Like other types of psoriasis, it […]