Ringworm, also known as tinea, has nothing to do with worms–or any parasites. Instead, it’s caused by harmless fungus. Still; it can cause discomfort, not to mention the fact that it’s hardly a pretty sight. And because it’s highly contagious, it can quickly get out of hand. Here’s what to do if you spot those trademark raised red…
So your sweet-tooth is on the attack, but you don’t want to give in to the craving for nutritionally defunct junk? Check out this goodness-packed simple snack–perfect for pregnant mamas who want the crunch of a crisp and the sweetness of a treat…without the nasties.
If you’re a newbie parent, one word is likely to sufficiently sum up your current existence: chaos.
BabyCentre has tallied up the faves–and, perhaps more importantly, the least favourite–baby names for 2017. Does your choice make the cut…or the cull?
Ticks. Eeew. Just the name itself conjures a generous dose of revulsion for the blood-sucking parasites; and usually, their inherent grossness is the extent of their malevolence–but sometimes, they can harbour disease-causing bacteria, too. Here’s what to do if you spot one on your child.