Get rid of scabies

  1. The scabies mite … gets in your skin and makes you scratch.
  2. Show the rash to a health professional.
  3. On the same day … buy cream from the pharmacy for everyone in the house or see the doctor for a prescription.
  4. Wash everyone’s clothes and sheets in hot water.
  5. If you can, have a bath or shower at night time.
  6. Rub cream all over the body, from the chin down. Treat everyone in the household on the same day.
  7. Go to bed.
  8. The next morning … have a bath or shower and put on clean clothes.
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