CAUSES – Chickenpox is a common virus infection in children. Chickenpox is caused by a virus called the varicella zoster virus. Chickenpox is highly contagious.

TREATMENT – Most of the treatments for chickenpox are aimed at decreasing the symptoms, such as severe itching.

PREVENTION – The FDA approved a vaccine in 1995.  Doctors are recommending that children get vaccinated after their first birthday.


One response to “CHICKENPOX

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