Washing hands regularly can help prevent the spread of Scarlet Fever. It can be treated using paracetmol for high fevers and antihistamine for the skin rash.
A 28-year-old former gym employee from Florida was a face of total dejection as her bizarre skin condition has made her a social pariah.
Ticks that can carry and transmit Lyme disease can be found in nearly 50 percent of all counties in the United States, a new study found.
Shingles can temporarily increase risk of stroke and heart attack in older individuals.
Australian researchers reported that scarlet fever is slowly making a comeback.
A respiratory virus could be sending hundreds of children to hospitals in the Midwest.
A new case report found that iPads and other metallic devices can trigger reactions due to a nickel allergy.
Measles cases in Washington State are at an all-time high.
Deadly skin infections caused by exposure to contaminated water in home aquariums are greatly under-diagnosed, according to new research.
The CDC is now reporting that Lyme disease affects 300,000 people per year, not 30,000.
Researchers report that the drug, Nexavar could be effective in slowing down the progression of advanced thyroid cancer.
A clinical trial testing the effects of a Lyme disease vaccine proves to be successful so far in protecting the body from the infection.
A drug in an early trial promises good results in treating hepatitis C.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.