What is Scabies?
Scabies are caused by the Sarcoptes scabiei mite and are transmitted
by direct contact. Direct contact can come in various forms, i.e.
physical contact with an infected person, sleeping/sitting on an
mite infested mattress/furniture, wearing clothing/using towels from
a person with scabies or even from people or pets that show no signs
or symptoms, these are called "carriers".
Sarcoptic mange mites from animals are not the same as the Sarcoptes
scabiei human mite. The two different mites can go from human to pet
and pet to human, but know that the pet sarcoptic mite will not live
a full life cycle on a human. Additionally, the human scabie mite
will not live a full life cycle on a pet, each can cause itching and
possibly a rash.
Also known as the itch mite, Scabies is an itchy skin condition
caused by microscopic mites that dig tunnels underneath the skin's
surface. As the female burrows, she is depositing eggs and feces
causing toxins to be placed in her ziz zag path. One female mite can
lay 2-3 eggs per day.
Once the eggs hatch, they come back to the surface, mate (the male
dies), then, the female burrows back into the skin creating a new
vicious cycle. It takes approximately 10 days for the eggs to hatch.
This can go on for months, even years, if left untreated. For a full
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Anyone can get scabies because they are HIGHLY contagious! Scabies
mites do not care if you are dirty or clean, rich or poor. All they
want is to live on or in the skin of a human being. Most cases have
been tracked to nursing homes, hospitals, day cares, classrooms,
clothing stores, even theatres because there are lots of people that
come in and out…sitting on furniture, putting on clothes, touching
Scabies mites can only live for up to 72 hours without a host.
Scabies are not the same as body or head lice. If you are
experiencing itching, a rash or breakouts on your face, you probably
don't have scabies. They do not live and burrow above the neck If
you are having a problem with this area, please consult a
dermatologist and have a biopsy done to see what type of parasite
you may have contracted.
Dermatologists estimate that there are more than 300,000,000 (yes,
that is 3 million!) cases of scabies worldwide every year. The
disease can strike anyone of any race or age, regardless of personal
hygiene. Some people react more severely than others do, and some
report no itching at all.
Scabies are attracted to warm moist places and your body scent. Skin
folds, such as between your fingers and toes, your wrists, knuckles,
behind your knees, under your arms, under your breasts, around your
private area or buttocks are ideal spots for them to make their
It sometimes takes 4-6 weeks for the rash to show up. Some people
think that if you have had scabies before, you are less likely to
have the problem again. This is NOT true! In fact, your symptoms of
re-infestation occur within several days, not weeks. People cannot
become immune to an infestation of scabies mites.
According to the American Academy of Dermatology, there are over 40
different types of mites that affect humans. There are mites that
come from birds, rodents, houseplants and even the dirt outside. If
you are itching, have a rash or even pimple like areas, you could
have scabies….sometimes it takes a process of elimination to figure
out exactly what you have.
If you have itching on the scalp or face, you may have a different
type of mite. To have a true diagnosis, you need to have a scraping
done by a doctor or dermatologist. Our products alone will NOT kill
springtails, collembolan or Morgellans. You will need to have a
doctor prescribe antibiotics and do a para-cleanse. If you think you
may have something other than scabies, please call our toll free
number and we can give you additional information.
If you do have scabies, it would behoove you to find the source so
you can avoid a re-infestation problem. Over 98% of our customers
that experience scabies again in a short period of time do so
because they are getting the mite back from their environment. We
here at Everyday Solutions Rx believe in an aggressive
cleaning/disinfecting regimen to save you from having to endure the
Everyday Solutions Rx has a full line of NATURAL products that will
kill the scabies mites from you and your family with the first
application. Plus, we carry a complete line of non-toxic products
that will eliminate them from your surroundings. Just remember
SCABIES ARE HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS!!!
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We only use NATURAL products without poisons and insecticides! Our
Food Grade DE is available in 3 convenient sizes….32 ounce, 2.5 lbs
and now in a 5 gallon pail for larger problems. Everyday Solutions
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gently enough to use on all fabrics. Please call our consultants to
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