BY Alec Bailey
Info on Chicken Pox
- Chickenpox is caused by the varicella-zoster virus.
- Used to be a common illness among kids in the United States (particularly among those under age 12).
- SymptomsChickenpox: often starts with a fever, headache, sore throat, or stomachache. These symptoms may last for a few days, with fever in the 101°-102°F.