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    Do Away with Chickenpox
    Chickenpox or Varicella is a common and contagious disease of childhood, occuring most frequently among children ages 6 to 10. Chickenpox is caused by the varicella-zoster virus. Once the virus enters the body, it starts replicating in the respiratory region, which is its route of entry, and the regional lymph nodes, within 2-3 days. The ...
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    Chickenpox Care
    Mouth ulcers are small, round or oval-shaped painful lesions that appear in the mouth. They can occur on the inner side of the cheeks or lips, the edge of the tongue, or at the base of the gums. Chickenpox is highly contagious and can spread easily from person-to-person through air, saliva or direct contact with ...
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    Don't Scratch Those Spots!
    Do you think that chickenpox is a harmless childhood disease that occurs only once in a lifetime? Although this viral disease most frequently affects children between the ages of 6 and 10 years, as an adult, you can also contract this disease, especially if you have never had it in the past, or in some ...