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intr.v. erupted, erupting, erupts
a. To break through the gums in developing. Used of teeth.
b. To appear on the skin. Used of a rash or blemish.

e·rup′tive adj.
e·rup′tive·ly adv.

Patient discussion about erupt

Q. What is the cause of my head rash? I have a rash on my head. It is red and itchy, what could it be from?

A. A head rash can be caused from lots of different things. I found a website that helps you diagnose it with charts:

Q. What do I do with this horrible Diaper Rash?? I have no idea what is up with my daughters diaper rash, she is a year old and I do everything to keep this rash from coming, but it comes back! All week I have let her run without a diaper on trying to let it air out as much as possible, (thank god for carpet shampooers).Is there any secret that someone has to getting rid of this rash?

A. My own daughter was yeasty from whatever they do to newborns in the hospital and I battled it ever day until I started taking garlic gel tabs. Because I breasfed her she got all the benefits of it and her bottom cleared right up.
Probiotics can help, yogurt, kefir and the like. Super Salve from is amazing in its healing abilities. Avoid processed foods and especially sugars.

Q. Doyou know if the Plant Yarrow give a RASH?

A. ThanksTerrany and Henry for your answers. I do need more information concerning skin contact with Yarrow.MRaye

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Which volcano has been erupting about twice as long as Erebus?
An erupting volcano on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula has attracted widespread interest from volcanologists who flocking to the area to research lava flows and eruption processes first hand.
Kilauea, in Hawaii, for example has been erupting quietly for 28 years.
Blasts from the volcano have killed at least 92 people in total since first erupting on October 26.
Respected geologists have long held the best way to prevent a volcano erupting is to sacrifice a virgin to it but where do you find one of those these days?
We've seen the destruction wrought by the Asian tsunami, and now a volcano erupting would thrust the world into a new ice age.
Otake is one of the most active volcanic mountains in the country, and has been erupting regularly since 1957.
Meakan on Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido was quiet Tuesday after erupting Monday for the first time in two years, Meteorological Agency officials said.
In the tiny storefront gallery, painted bright white, 18 delicate, grisaille paintings of erupting volcanoes ranged across the walls, forming a large and colorful imaginary landscape, complemented by a painting of a volcano over the entry door, and another of a black odalisque in a gilt frame.
Mount Agung has displayed signs of erupting soon, with tremors and steam prompting authorities and experts to warn people away from the site.
Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra's Karo district has been erupting since September, displacing more than 30,000 people.
That's because this happens a lot, this volcano is erupting many times in the last couple of years and people have been evacuated only to have to return home.