Chickenpox Articles A-Z
Chickenpox and Pregnancy - Chickenpox Information
This page contains links to eMedTV Chickenpox Articles containing information on subjects from Chickenpox and Pregnancy to Chickenpox Information. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- Chickenpox and Pregnancy
Pregnant women who develop chickenpox are at high risk for complications. This eMedTV article provides valuable information on precautions and steps to take when dealing with chickenpox and pregnancy.
- Chickenpox Blood Test
The chickenpox blood test checks for immunity to the virus responsible for chickenpox. This eMedTV resource includes important details about the chickenpox blood test and provides information on who should take the test.
- Chickenpox Cure
A chickenpox cure does not exist, so the best way to treat chickenpox is to allow time for healing. This eMedTV article talks about the recovery process and explains why the chickenpox vaccine is not the same as a chickenpox cure.
- Chickenpox Incubation Period
The usual chickenpox incubation period averages between 14 and 16 days. This eMedTV resource offers a brief description of the chickenpox incubation period and also provides a link to more information.
- Chickenpox Information
Nearly everyone is familiar with chickenpox, which is typically contracted in childhood. This page of the eMedTV archives provides some basic information on this condition, such as the usual symptoms, treatment, and possible complications.