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Chickenpox (Varicella).

Chickenpox (Varicella)

What?

Chickenpox is an illness caused by the varicella zoster virus.

How it is caught?

Chickenpox is a highly infectious airborne disease spread by coughs, sneezes and contact with an infected individual.

What does it do?

Initially the virus causes a blister like rash, with nausea, general aches, loss of appetite and a low-grade fever.

Can it be treated?

Not normally. Some individuals benefit from anti-viral medication.

Where is it?

Worldwide.

How is it prevented?

Though vaccination or natural immunity through acquiring the disease.

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Two injections, one month apart

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