Kawasaki disease is an illness that causes inflammation of the blood vessels. It can have a serious long-term effect on the heart. The condition affects kids younger than five years old. In the U.S., 19 children in every 100.000 are admitted to the hospital every year.’ Inflammation occurs in the
- AllergyKB Writer
- August 20, 2019
Chickenpox is a contagious infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus. It causes an itchy rash with small, fluid-filled blisters. Although uncomfortable, most people recover within 1-2 weeks. It is highly contagious to those who haven’t had the disease or been vaccinated against it.
- AllergyKB Contributor
- August 8, 2019