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Chickenpox: Tips to prevent & treat

Chickenpox: Tips to prevent & treat

There are several theories regarding the origin of the term chicken pox. It is often stated to be a modification of chickpeas (based on resemblance of the vesicles to chickpeas), or due to the rash resembling chicken pecks. CHICKENPOX SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS Initial symptoms: Fever, feeling ill, sore throat, body ache, headache and loss of appetite. Particular Symptom: The rash appears a day after initial symptoms begin. Skin rash mainly on the body and head rather than on the limbs. Rash starts as clusters of small, itchy, red blisters This blister bursts then dries up, crust, and form scabs. New clusters of blisters continue to appear for a few days. How long does chicken pox last? New blisters develop for four days. By sixth day complete crusting happens. Crust then take 7-14 days to fall off, and may leave marks on the skin that take time to fade. How does chicken pox spread? Highly spreading disease. If you have not had chickenpox and have not been fully vaccinated against...

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