Key information on Chickenpox

Friday March 30, 2012

Chickenpox is a very common illness among children, especially those under age 12. It's something mums are always looking out for. 

We have created a guide to keep mums in the know.

The guide helps to understand better what chickenpox is, how to spot the symptoms and, most importantly, how to treat it. 

Chickenpox is an intense illness caused by the varicella zoster virus. This can be characterised by the presence of fever and rashes on the skin, along with blisters and itching.

Needless to say, it is no fun!

However, it's an incredibly common illness throughout the world. Fortunately, the grand majority of cases, especially those produced in children, simply need to run their course.

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