Unlike what many new parents think, skin rashes are extremely common in babies. Babies have thin, extremely sensitive skin, a still developing immune system, and are often in a position where bacteria, virus, and fungus can approach them easier than older children or adults. These articles can help you identify different rashes, when to call the doctor, and how to treat them.
Articles about Baby Skin Rashes
Should I be concerned about my baby´s skin rash?
One widely accepted myth among non-parents is that babies generally have perfect skin without any special care or maintenance. This myth probably has its origins in baby images that are used in advertising, which sport perfect skin...
Identifying Your Baby´s Skin Problem
An overwhelming majority of baby pictures and images that the public are exposed to, are that of a smiling baby with perfect skin. It is no wonder that new parents are often alarmed when they see their newborn with a rash...
When to See the Pediatrician
New parents are often surprised by the amount of skin conditions that can afflict their newborn baby. For people who have had little experience with live babies, most images of babies have immaculate skin...