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scabies!

well i feel absolutely disgusting!!!!! what a freaking way to start the new year!!! my boyfriend and i just found out today that we have scabies! i am 22 weeks pregnant and freaking the fuck out right now!!!! we just scrubbed down the whole house washed all the bedding, all our clothes pretty much everything cloth, we sprayed rid everywhere and poured bleach on like everything! i hope that kills them! oh and of course we took showered and put that nasty smelling lotion on that i'm also freaking out about because i researched it and i read that it can give pregnant women birth defects!!! i'm freaking out right now soooo bad! has anyone else been throught this being pregnant and did your baby turn out ok!!! i'm also freaking out because of all the chemicals that this place smells like right now from cleaning!! althought we did keep all the windows open so i had ventilation but still!! ahhh this is terrible!!!!

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:27 PM on Jan. 1, 2011 in Health

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  • If your Dr did not give explicit directions on how and with what to clean with call your local health department because scabies just like bed bugs do not react to regular cleaning products - before you use any more bleach get specific directions.  The first person I would call would be the gyno.  Babies are very reslient - call the dr and get advice.

    mrsljamieson

    Answer by mrsljamieson at 11:30 PM on Jan. 1, 2011

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