Tag: Scabies

A Burrowing Microscopic Mite Can Lead To Scabies

Scabies is one of those terms that sounds like it must mean something disgusting. Actually, it is an itchy skin condition caused by a microscopic mite. Scabies has been around for more than 2,000 years and was the original inspiration for the phrase "the seven-year itch." The female mite burrows... more
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We Know About Ticks and Bedbugs and Even Mites, But What About Bird Mites?

Who...people with a bird's nest near the home, apartment dwellers with nesting pigeons, people with pets or other animals which are infested, farmers who raise chickens, people who obtain used furniture, carpet, clothing, etc, that has been infested. This can also include guests of hotels, office... more
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