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What can cause a rash on the face in a baby?

What can cause a rash on the face in a baby?

Your Skin In babies, most facial rashes are harmless and tend to clear up without treatment. Causes can include eczema, acne, and infection. Sometimes, however, a rash on a baby’s face can indicate a more serious condition. Being able to distinguish between...
How to identify a chlorine rash

How to identify a chlorine rash

Your Skin The chlorine in swimming pools can cause a rash in some people. Chlorine rash may be confused with swimmer’s itch or heat rash. Chlorine rashes happen after exposure to the chemical. It is not possible to be allergic to chlorine, but one person’s...
How to identify a chlorine rash

How to identify a chlorine rash

Your Skin The chlorine in swimming pools can cause a rash in some people. Chlorine rash may be confused with swimmer’s itch or heat rash. Chlorine rashes happen after exposure to the chemical. It is not possible to be allergic to chlorine, but one person’s...
What to know about chicken allergies

What to know about chicken allergies

Allergies People with a chicken allergy may have an allergic reaction after eating chicken meat, or, sometimes, after their skin comes into contact with chicken feathers. While fish and seafood are often the primary sources of food allergies, allergies to other types...
How do you treat neck pain in children?

How do you treat neck pain in children?

Pain While minor bumps and bruises are common during childhood, experiencing neck pain as a child can be startling. A range of things can cause neck pain in children, and it is vital to identify the cause to determine the best course of treatment. Neck pain is often...
What are symptoms of type 2 diabetes in children?

What are symptoms of type 2 diabetes in children?

Type 2 Diabetes Type 2 diabetes is a chronic condition that can develop at any age. It often has a slow, gradual onset, which can make it difficult to detect and diagnose in children. In this article, we look at what type 2 diabetes is and describe its symptoms,...
What to know about a watermelon allergy

What to know about a watermelon allergy

Allergies A watermelon allergy is rare. However, if a person reacts to watermelon, there may be additional foods to avoid. If a person with an allergy does not eat watermelon often, they may not know what has caused their symptoms. It could be an allergy to a...
How to identify lice bites

How to identify lice bites

Your Health Lice are parasites that live on the skin. Most are harmless to overall health, but they cause tiny bites, which can be bothersome. There are two kinds of lice: chewing lice, which feed on the skin and debris, and sucking lice, which feed on the blood. Only...
Is it safe to drink alcohol while breast-feeding?

Is it safe to drink alcohol while breast-feeding?

Addiction What are the recommendations for alcohol consumption while breast-feeding? Moderate alcohol consumption is safe for mothers breast-feeding their infants. Moderate alcohol consumption is defined as about one drink per day. At this level, research shows there...
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