Archive for February, 2014

Pupps Rash During Pregnancy

The PUPPS rash has nothing to do with your dog, but refers to a very itchy rash during pregnancy. That’s right, this PUPPS rash refers to Pruritic Urticarial Papules And Plaques Of Pregnancy. No one really knows what causes the PUPPS rash and it usually begins in and around pregnancy stretch market. Researchers feel that the sudden rapid expansion of skin layers and connective tissues in the abdominal region could be the reason for the skin irritation.

Diabetes and Skin Issues

Around a third of people with diabetes have a diabetes related skin condition. Skin problems for diabetics are an early indication of the disease. This is especially true if they accompany other symptoms of the illness. Thankfully, diabetic skin complications can often be prevented and treated.