We all are well aware how contagious scabies is and how it’s caused by tiny parasitic mites that live and thrive underneath the skin. But what some of us may not know is that it can get worse in people with weaker immune system. The worst scabies condition is termed as Norwegian scabies and it’s the scariest skin conditions that you need to quickly get rid... Read more
Post date: Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:00
Caused by a small itch mite Sarcoptes scabiei var. Hominis, Scabies is a highly contagious skin condition that can affect people of all ages, ethnicities, both sexes, and socioeconomic levels. It is not caused due to lack of personal hygiene but spreads from the infected person to a non-infested individual by direct, prolonged skin-to-skin contact. The... Read more
Post date: Wed, 12/13/2017 - 00:00
Hypersensitivity or sensitivity of skin to touch is a very discomforting skin condition. In medical terms, it is called allodynia. In this condition, a person’s skin becomes hypersensitive even to certain non-painful stimuli like draught of air.
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The skin becomes very sensitive to touch, pressure, cold or hot, or mild scratching... Read more
Post date: Tue, 12/12/2017 - 00:00
Many people who are undergoing scabies treatment feel that the scabies treatment is not working for them. This leaves then anxious and they start making constant trips to the doctor. But unnecessary additional treatments may cause a potential toxic reaction. It also adds to extra bill and stress related to finding the best cure.
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Post date: Mon, 12/11/2017 - 00:00
Hives or urticaria is a skin condition with a sudden outbreak of swollen, pale-red bumps on the skin. It is caused by an allergic reaction to any substance that you may have encountered or swallowed. Due to the allergic reaction, your body triggers histamine that further results in itching, swelling, and redness of the skin.
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Post date: Sun, 12/10/2017 - 00:00
While permethrin cream is a standard treatment for scabies, its use in children is not the same as in adults. This is because an adult immune system works differently to fight off scabies mites as compared to children. The immune systems of children, especially babies, has not fully developed, therefore, they are more vulnerable to this itchy skin condition... Read more
Post date: Sat, 12/09/2017 - 00:00
Rosacea is one acute skin disorder that’s usually misdiagnosed as sunburn on the skin. It can affect teenagers and middle-aged women with fair skin. The areas affected by this skin condition are cheeks, nose, forehead, and chin. ). It is caused due to many external factors such as sun exposure, stress, anxiety and other pollutants in the air.
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Post date: Fri, 12/08/2017 - 00:00
Itching in private parts is a common problem that is faced by several men and women around the world.The private parts are one of the most delicate areas of our body. No matter you are amale or female, genital itching is very annoying especially when you are at your workplace and cannot control the itch. It causes awful irritation and embarrassment and you... Read more
Post date: Thu, 12/07/2017 - 00:00
Mosquito bite is common among all insect bites. Almost every single day, people around the world get bitten by mosquitoes. These small blood-sucking insectsinsert their proboscis (needle) into the skin to extract blood and inject some saliva.This mosquito saliva contains proteins and anticoagulant which activate the immune system against a foreign substance... Read more
Post date: Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is a highly contagious skin condition, which is caused by the parasite mites. The mites can be acquired directly, by coming in contact with contaminated people or indirectly, by using contaminated objects. The most common places from where you may contract scabies are hospitals, nursing homes, orphanages, and hotels. This is because these places are... Read more
Post date: Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is an extremely itchy skin condition, which is caused by microscopic parasitic mites, which live under your skin and make burrows to lay eggs. This produces severe itching and red rashes. These mites are not visible with a naked eye, so the only microscopic analysis is required to diagnose them. Once diagnosed, a doctor prescribes certain ointments... Read more
Post date: Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:00
Have you battled with scabies for a complete one month but the monstrous mites again attacked? Well, you’re likely to see signs of scabies even after the treatment as dead mites are still present in your skin and need time to completely eradicate. But in some cases, scabies reoccur even after two or three months or even after a year. If it occurs after a... Read more
Post date: Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:00
Getting reinfested with scabies is not something to neglect. Scabies is an extremely uncomfortable skin condition that caused itching and rashes on the skin as scabies mites crawl and burrow deep into the skin and lay their eggs. At first, you may not see the signs of scabies, but when they do show up, you’ll experience severe itching specifically at night... Read more
Post date: Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is an itchy contagious skin condition caused by a Sarcoptesscabiei mite.This skin problem is usually seen in children and young people. The mite of scabies can survive up to a month living on your skin. The areas where scabies generally appears are buttocks, under the breast, soles of the feet, around the waist, between fingers, etc. No doubt... Read more
Post date: Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:00
Scabies is extremely uncomfortable skin condition as it causes severe itching, red rashes and inflammation on the skin. If left untreated, it may cause a complex form of scabies and even lead to some life-threatening diseases. Therefore, it is very important that it must be treated immediately.
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Post date: Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:00