Chicken pox often begins with a headache, upset stomach, sore throat and a fever of 101 to 102 degrees Fahrenheit, according to KidsHealth. These symptoms, along with a general feeling of being unwell, may occur a couple... More »

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According to WebMD, typical first symptoms of chicken pox are fever, headache, sore throat, cough and reduced appetite. Within one or two days, round red spots appear, but these change dramatically over the course of two... More »

Treatments for itching from a chicken pox rash include applying calamine lotion to the spots, antihistamine medications, and cool baths with baking soda and uncooked or colloidal oatmeal, according to Mayo Clinic. Colloi... More »

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According to WebMD, typical first symptoms of chicken pox are fever, headache, sore throat, cough and reduced appetite. Within one or two days, round red spots appear, but these change dramatically over the course of two... More »

The early symptoms of chickenpox are fever, headache, cough, sore throat and decreased appetite, according to WebMD. The fever is usually within the 101- to 102-degree Fahrenheit range, adds KidsHealth.. The red, itchy r... More »

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Scarlet fever is contagious and typically contracted through fluids from the throat and nose when an infected individual coughs or sneezes, according to KidsHealth. It can also be spread through eating utensils and cups.... More »

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Over-the-counter non-aspirin medications can be used to ease a fever caused by chicken pox, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For people over the age of 12; suffering from a chronic skin or lun... More »

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