So it's happening. Your kid has come home with scabies. Now you're itching too. Your other son woke up scratching. Now the entire family is getting covered in red bumps. IT'S A NIGHTMARE! And yes, it really is a nightmare when your … [Continue reading] about What To Do When Your Family Gets Scabies
What are the common ways to get scabies?
One of the big questions from everyone who gets scabies is...where did I get it from? Not only is this a matter of curiosity, it also gives you an idea of how to prevent yourself ever getting it again. Before we get into the common places of … [Continue reading] about What are the common ways to get scabies?
Can Hot Showers Kill Scabies?
Heat kills scabies. True or false? Technically, it's true. Unfortunately, it's not that simple. I mean, think about. Technically heat can kill everything, including humans. Throw a man into a fire pit and he won't last too long. What we … [Continue reading] about Can Hot Showers Kill Scabies?
Can you get scabies from a swimming pool?
Surprisingly this question gets asked a lot. The short answer is no, it is very unlikely you will get scabies from a swimming pool or the ocean. Let's discuss why. Scabies is spread through prolonged skin-to-skin contact such as sexual … [Continue reading] about Can you get scabies from a swimming pool?
What is the best soap for scabies?
Want a good soap for scabies? Good idea! Washing is actually one very overlooked area in scabies treatment. Quick tip: If you're treating scabies right now, cut your nails immediately. Long nails are terrible for scabies, as every time you … [Continue reading] about What is the best soap for scabies?