Warts are skin growths caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes skin cells to grow faster than normal. They are raised, rough, and skin-colored and can grow in clusters. Warts that develop on the face may have a flat appearance. Warts on the soles of the feet (also called plantar warts) may cause pain […]
Warts in Children: What You Need to Know
Warts are much more common in children than in adults, affecting around 1 in 5 kids. So what are warts, and what can we do about them? A wart is a noncancerous type of skin growth that is caused by a strain of the human papilloma virus (HPV), which develops an infection in the outer […]
What are Warts and How do we Get Them?
They say if you are looking for Prince Charming, you have to kiss a lot of frogs. So, don’t let fear of warts get in the way of finding true happiness. In fact, kiss all the frogs – and toads – you want! That’s because warts are actually caused by viruses such as the human […]