What is the incubation period of chicken pox?

Answer Chickenpox is a virus that causes red, itchy spots on the body. It is easily spread when an infected individual sneezes, coughs or shares food or drink with another person. It is important to under... Read More »

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What Is the Incubation Period of Chickenpox?

The chickenpox, also known as Varicella, is a disease that is caused by a virus called varicella-zoster. Before a vaccination was made available in 1995, in the United States the disease was respon... Read More »

How long is the incubation period of alzheimer's?

It is unknown how long the incubation period is for Alzheimer's but what is known is that around 70% of the brain that is affected by the disease is damaged before the first symptom is usually noti... Read More »

How long is the incubation period for croup?

Croup is from one of 4 panaflu viruses. It is primarily airborne but can live a little while on objects. It can live in the air several or more hours. Like other flus, it can find a new host to in... Read More »

Whats the incubation period for getting a cold?

From the time a cold virus enters the nose, it takes 8-12 hours for the viral reproductive cycle to be completed and for new cold virus to be released in nasal secretions. This interval is called ... Read More »