Category Archives: Skin infection

Topical Treatments for Scalp Psoriasis

Unlike other psoriasis on other parts of the body, this type of psoriasis is difficult to cover up. It’s especially embarrassing since it’s highly visible. It can spread from the forehead, ears and around the surrounding of the neck. It’s mostly uncomfortable and not only uncomfortable but also itchy. Scalp psoriasis is also a source of anxiety for persons suffering from psoriasis.

Even though treating psoriasis is a complex process and the treatment routine varies from one sufferer to another, psoriasis also has treatments since is a disease like any other. There are many conventional treatments for scalp psoriasis. The reaction of psoriasis patient may be different to various treatments. Although there is no current prescription cure for psoriasis, it’s treatment range from topical ointment to systematic body-range drugs. Most of the people due to the unwanted side effects brought about by conventional treatments opt to undertake natural remedies that are safe and effective.

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Susceptibility to SSI More If Patients Have Skin Infection History

A new research conducted by Johns Hopkins institutes show that people who have a skin infection related medical history has 3 times greater chances to develop surgical site infection (SSI). The research pointed out that even after all the proper measures and precautions needed to prevent SSI were taken, some patients were more susceptible to skin infection than others.

The relation between past skin infection and SSI is strong according to the research team. The research does not establish any direct relation. Continue reading

Skin Infection Causes and Treatments

Human body is susceptible to various kinds of skin infection. Some skin infections are mild and heal naturally, while others require medical attention. If skin infection is left untreated for prolonged time it can become quite serious. It is therefore important to treat a skin infection well in time.

Knowing what ails you is the first step towards treating skin infection and skin disorder.  Get acquainted with natural ways to treat skin rash as well as other bacterial, fungal and viral infections. Continue reading