Scabies Outbreak At Bonanova Residential Care Centre
There´s been an outbreak of scabies at a Residential Care Centre in Bonanova. 6 cases of the disease have been detected so far, including two employees. The authorities say the situation is under control, those affected have been quarantined and a cleaning process has begun. Scabies is caused by parasites and although it´s not dangerous, it is infectious and can be spread through skin contact or by sharing clothes, towels or bedding with someone who´s contracted the disease.