Nappy rash: Do’s and Don’ts

Nappy rash is a common skin condition among babies and toddlers. It’s not harmful to your child but it can be painful for them if it isn’t cared for properly.

Here’s some advice about how to spot nappy rash, why your child might get nappy rash, some of the things that cause it so you can avoid it if possible. There are some tips on how to treat an existing case of nappy rash and a list of do’s and don’ts that can help you manage it in future.

Newborn baby getting a diaper change: mom wiping baby's bottom with baby wipe. emotions of newborn baby.

At Childhealthy, we believe in the value of regular health checks and health surveillance for children of all ages, so we can keep an eye on any health, growth, or development concerns.

Our child health checks offer parents the opportunity to raise any questions or concerns relating to their child’s health from birth to teenage years. If you have a question, if you’re concerned about your child’s nappy rash, or would like to book a health check for your child, please contact us, we will be happy to help.

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