Archive | October, 2015

What should I know about pinworms?

by Maria Diaz, MD, FAAP Pinworm infection is the most common type of intestinal worm infection in the United States. Infection occurs most often in school-age children. Pinworms don’t cause any harm. They get into the body when people eat the microscopic pinworm eggs. These eggs can be found on contaminated hands and surfaces, such […]

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