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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi,
User :   Hi, i have a query regarding my 1 year old daughter.
Doctor :   Please proceed
User :   She develops redness around her bumps quite frequently. can i know reason and remedy for the same
Doctor :   may i know the exact site of the redness ?
User :   all around bumps and thighs also sometimes..(basically area covered under nappy)
Doctor :   That is the reason , the nappy pads which are wet cause the skin to develop rashes
User :   ok
Doctor :   to avoid such rashes you have to keep the area dry
User :   ok
Doctor :   by frequently changing the nappy pads and applying dusting powder on to the areas
Doctor :   Use Jhonson's baby powder or KETO anti fungal dusting powder
User :   ok
User :   can i use diapers in day also..we use it in too much use of diaper an issue
Doctor :   no, too much is not a problem , but keeping a diaper unchanged for long time like overnight is not advisable
User :   ok..
Doctor :   Is there anything i can help you with ?
User :   no thank you...gud bye
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