Ringworm

Jonathan W.

Introduction

Do you know what it is like to have ringworm? If you had ringworm you would be scratchy all over. Ringworm is a skin rash that appears on your skin in a ring shape rash. Ringworm is an infection. According to the article, “it is caused by a group of fungi called dermatohphytes.” Ringworm is also known as tinea.The ringworm can affect a lot of body parts. Ringworm can spread and it can be treated.

ringworm spreads

To begin with, ringworm can spread from an infected person who has ringworm especially kids. It can happen anywhere. According to the article, “clothing, bedding, towels, and pool or shower surfaces can spread ringworm.” It can also spread with animals too. The author states “pets can also carry the fungus.”

ringworm treatment

Ringworm can spread but it can be treated by medicine. According to the article, “most ringworm infectious can be treated with an antifungal medication that must be rubbed on the skin.” In addition, to prevent ringworm from happening it is very important to wash your hands after using the bathroom. The author states that, “ringworm can be avoided by good hygiene.”This would help to prevent ringworm.

conclusion

Finally, ringworm can spread and it can be treated.Ringworm is a skin rash that can spread by direct contact.People should know how they can catch it and how they can prevent from getting it.So they will not know how it feels.