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Candida Skin Rashes
No: You would be better off trying an antifungal cream. ...Read more
Most bumps and blotches on a newborn baby are harmless and clear up by themselves. By far the most common skin problem in infants is diaper rash. Diaper rash is an irritation of the skin caused by dampness, urine, or feces. Most babies who wear diapers will have some type of diaper rash. However, there are other skin disorders that can cause rashes. These are usually not serious unless ...Read more
I have a rash under my arms, beside each breast. As i'm having candida overgrowth issues, i wonder if they could be linked. Or is it just dry skin?
Probably.: That's the most likely cause, yes. Try an otc antifungal cream, and keep the area as dry as possible with talcum powder. If that doesn't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist, but it probably will. Recurrences are common. ...Read more
Either can treat: Internist and dermatologist both can treat this condition. ...Read more