Ringworm could happen to adults and children alike. Ringworm of the scalp is common with young children. Athletes are more susceptible to ringworm of the body and feet.
Most people are looking for the easy way out of ringworm. Some doctor’s treatments for ringworm do not work. Some of them do help with ringworm but will not fully eradicate the spores.
Over-the-counter medicated shampoos will not work to cure ringworm however, they will help to relieve itching and limit spreading of the ring worm spores.