Rashes

Your baby's skin is sensitive and prone to irritating rashes. These skin blemishes can appear almost out of nowhere. Learn about different types of rashes.

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Skin Rashes in Children: Learn the Most Common Causes

Rashes develop when the skin is irritated by allergic reactions to bacteria, viruses, foods, metals, and other factors. Read about the most common causes of different rashes in children.

Vaccinations a Priority as Measles Cases in the U.S. Number 107 in the First 7 Months of 2018

Vaccinations remain a priority as the Centers for Disease Control reports that there have been 107 cases of measles during the first seven months of 2018.

When to Worry: Pinkeye

Could your infant's swollen eye be pinkeye? Find out if your baby has the symptoms of this infection and how to treat it.

What Does Contact Dermatitis Look Like on a Baby?

There are two types of contact dermatitis: irritant contact dermatitis and allergic contact dermatitis. Find out how to identify and treat both skin conditions and when you should call the doctor.

Molluscum Contagiosum Symptoms and Treatment

Symptoms of molluscum contagiosum, a skin infection caused by a poxvirus, include the appearance of flesh-colored bumps. Learn to spot the signs of molluscum contagiosum in children.

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Impetigo Symptoms and Treatment

Impetigo is a skin infection caused by bacteria. Learn how to spot the symptoms and provide treatment.

Winter Skin Savers

Cold weather can be hard on a baby's delicate skin. Learn how to protect your little one from rashes, dryness, and more all season long.