Some think it’s better for their children to catch chickenpox while they are young.
I’m struggling to believe that Spring is actually here. It’s felt like the longest, harshest winter. We’ve had three rounds
Chickenpox: an emotional rollercoaster parents are forced to ride.
Or just wait to be infected?
Superdrug has become the first retailer on the British high street to offer a chickenpox vaccination. Currently the jab is
Here is what I did use. Her scabs were practically gone in a week, we're now four weeks on, and while she still has a few crusts in her scalp, her body only has the tiniest of pink dots left over, and as far as I can tell she has no indented scarring anywhere on her face or body.
It may seem entirely strange as to why we decided now to do it, as of course whilst pondering this issue they could have easily contracted it and the decision been removed from us. I suppose to that end we were more in the camp of thought that it won't be pleasant but they all have to go through it at some point, right?
'Reactions were just complete shock over how severe it was.'
A two-year-old hospitalised for five days with a severe case of chicken pox was allegedly turned away by a GP’s receptionist
Carrie Doyle thought her family holiday was going to be cancelled.
A mother has publicly thanked a member of airport staff for her selfless gesture that saved her family’s holiday. Carrie
Parents have spoken of their shock following the death of their four-year-old son as they had "no idea" chickenpox could
Chicken pox (or varicella for its medical name) is caused by a herpes virus and, although usually mild, it is incredibly
The first thing that springs to mind when you think of chicken pox is children, and you’d be right to think that as the virus
A mother today called for improvements to NHS staff training and systems after doctors failed on three occasions to identify
Ultraviolet rays could help prevent the spread of chickenpox, new research has shown. The discovery, which suggests people