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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.