Category: SKIN DISEASE

SCABIES DEFINITION, SYMPTOMS, AND TREATMENT

SCABIES DEFINITION, SYMPTOMS, AND TREATMENT

Understanding Scabies Disease – Scabies disease is caused by the arrival of an eight-legged mite (Sarcoptes scabiei) that is transmitted by physical contact with an individual who has already suffered from scabies. This disease can be transmitted directly from one individual to another, but can also be transmitted indirectly through intermediaries. According to a classification…

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CHICKENPOX DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

CHICKENPOX DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

Understanding Chickenpox Disease – Chickenpox is an infectious disease caused by varicella zoster virus. That is why  this disease is also known as varicella. Like other diseases that are also caused  by viruses, chicken pox can heal by itself (self-limiting disease). Chickenpox generally affects children under the age of 10 years. However, in some cases,…

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RUBELLA DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

RUBELLA DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

Understanding Rubella Disease – Rubella, otherwise known as German Measles, is a viral infection that affects the skin and lymph nodes. This disease generally affects children. In children, generally, rubella only cause mild symptoms that do not interfere with daily activities. Rubella becomes a dangerous disease when it infects pregnant women because it can cause…

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