The criterion to define who will get Scabies infection is not pre-set. A human being of any age, background and in any location can contract disease. Yes, that is true. Read on to know about the various risk factors that aid in spreading this infection.
Scabies is spread by skin-to-skin contact. Children, nursing mothers and sexually active couples are most prone to the infection.
People who are living in nursing homes, in residences with assisted living facilities and services with extended care are also likely to serve as hosts for mites on the body of an infected person.... more