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Newborn Baby Rashes On Face
My elder son has eczema minor n my new born is showing rashes n white boils on his face n neck I m scared?
Newborn rash: Your newborn might also be at risk of eczema. But this is not so scary if you start prevention early and you follow up with the pediatrician and dermatologist as recommended. Use unscented shampoo and soap and them infrequently. Use neutral skin oil and do not start early feeding with solid food, wait until 6 mo of age to prevent food allergy that would worsen eczema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It is just: A matter of time. Should have cleared by now unless your baby also have problems with cradle cap which may have made it worst. This is a very common rash seen in almost all babies ranging from mild to severe. Wipe face off with water. Avoid wool type clothings which may irritate the rash more. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more
Infant had fever about 2 days up to 102.7 finally broke on day 2 but now has rash on head chest back and cries almost constantly?
Common patters: A lot of infant viral infections will have fever for a few days and end in a generalized rash. Some have names based on location and type of rash, but they are expected and rather benign. I'd consider the crying evidence it is not finished. As long as the kid takes fluids well and plays occasionally you can monitor at home. If not drinking the kid should be seen. ...Read more
Is heat rash on an infant normal on her eyelids and in patches only on her face? The rash seems so persistent, red, and inflamed.
What does a heat rash look like on African American babies? My 1 year old has a rash all over and on her face. How do I treat a rash?
My child is 3 years old, has strong cold but not coughing, his chicks have some red rashes and he touches his head quiteoften.?
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I was feeding my newborn baby (1 week n 3 days old). My three year old punched him on his head, the baby cryed alittle but is fine. Should I worry?
Tummy time...: In order to avoid flat head due to constant laying on back it is recommended to give tummy time to the baby while you are watching few times a day for a few minutes. Make sure you are closely supervising the baby and don't leave him (her) alone while the baby is on his (her) abdomen. When leaving the baby alone in his (her)crib ALWAYS put the baby to lay on back. ...Read more
Our baby has skin rashes all over his face and even to his body. What could be the cause and how to treat it?
My baby face has rashes for weeks now, and now its dry, what could cause this and what can I do to prevent this? She's 1 1/2 month now..
Could be normal: Babies this age can get a rash that is called neonatal acne. And well, it looks like small acne lesions. It is caused by hormonal changes and usually resolves on its own. If there is any family history of eczema, it could be the start of this, and it feels like patchy or it could be something you are applying to your baby's skin that she is reacting to. See the baby's doc to make sure. ...Read more
Yes: A newborn's soft spot can often show slight pulsation. It is nothing to worry about. As long as your baby is otherwise well you can ignore this. ...Read more
Can terminal meconium give a baby a blackeye and a swollen. Head that causes neonatal hyperbilirubinemia?
Why does baby always has rashes all over his face and body? Sometimes he does not have but sometimes its all over. Is it milk intolerance?
Eczema in babies: It is increasingly recognized that eczema/atopic dermatitis in infants is a manifestation of a food allergy. If mild, addressing the skin barrier with mild topical medication is all that is necessary. If it is more severe or affects large areas of the body, allergy testing by blood and/or skin is recommended. Babies can develop other rash conditions that have nothing to do with allergies as well. ...Read more
My2mo baby girl having mild dandruff like white grains on her head. Obg says no chance of having dandruff for newborns. We live in kerala, hot n humid?
What started out as rashes started turning red then joined together.....they now look like big patches under my babys neck her hairline and face...cou?
Siloderm mixi: This cream should not be used on your new born child. Its use can cause deafness among other severe symptoms. If child does indeed have boils he should be in the hospital receiving i.V antibiotics. See your doctor immediately for help. ...Read more
Red rashes on the face and head only of 11 month old baby boy after sun exposure on the beach temporal temperature is 36.6 and very alert pls. Advise.
Sounds like sunburn: A baby gets sunburn very easily. Even on a cloudy day, it is possible to get a sunburn, because uv light penetrates through clouds. I would strongly recommend to keep babies in a shade, not directly expose to any sunlight. A baby gets sunstroke more easily than older children as well. ...Read more