Your little one's new mobility will help make this a special time for both of you. She'll be able to get a lot out of exploring the great outdoors, but you'll have to be extra vigilant about protecting her from a host of new hazards. Here are some to watch for:
For all rashes, calamine lotion can provide some relief; prescription corticosteroids will also help if taken soon enough. Call your doctor if the rash is in or near your child's eyes or mouth or if you think an antihistamine might help.
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