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Baby Acne Treatment Grand Forks ND

Baby acne, also known as neonatal acne or acne neonatorum, is a common condition seen in newborn babies . Almost 20 percent of newborns suffer from it. Baby acne is characterized by the appearance of pimples or red bumps on the baby's scalp, forehead, and especially the cheeks. Check below for related information, products and services.

Dr.FRANK Shelton
(701) 780-5000
1200 South Columbia Road
Grand Forks, ND
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M
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Hospital: Altru
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Clarke Shaun Pa-C
(701) 772-7263
3375 Demers Avenue
Grand Forks, ND
 
Paul Petry, DO, FAAP
(701) 775-8235
621 Plain Hills Dr
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1996

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James William Van Looy, MD
(701) 780-6000
1401 Norland Cr 1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1974

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Bernard Jerome Hoggarth, MD
(701) 780-6110
1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr. Lori Ann Sondrol
(701) 780-6110
1000 S Columbia Rd
Grand Forks, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

Susan Kaye Zelewski, MD, FAAP
2299 S 34th St Apt 2
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2001

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Steven Schultz M D P C
(701) 772-7263
3375 Demers Avenue
Grand Forks, ND
 
John Timothy Martsolf, MD
(701) 777-4277
PO Box 9037
Grand Forks, ND
Specialties
Medical Genetics, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1970

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Dr. Ranae Ann Doll
(701) 780-6234
2917 Shadow Rd
Grand Forks, ND
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Pediatrics

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Baby Acne Treatment in Newborn Babies, Top 4 Myths about Baby Acne

Top 4 Myths About Baby Acne

Baby acne , also known as neonatal acne or acne neonatorum, is a common condition seen in newborn babies . Almost 20 percent of newborns suffer from it.

Baby acne is characterized by the appearance of pimples or red bumps on the baby's scalp, forehead, and especially the cheeks. A rough skin, along with pustules, whiteheads, and blackheads is also a common indication of baby acne.

Myth 1: Baby acne is the same as infantile acne or teenage acne.

This is not true. Baby acne is not the same as infantile acne, which affects older infants over three months old. It also has no connection with the acne that teenagers and adults suffer from.

Myth 2: Baby acne can occur at anytime during childhood.

Actually, baby acne usually affects babies three to four weeks after birth. Sometimes however, babies even exhibit signs of baby acne right from the time they are born. The symptoms may appear and recede intermittently as the baby reaches around four to six months of age.

Myth 3: Baby acne is the result of poor hygiene and nursing.

On the contrary, baby acne is believed to be caused by hormones released by the mother during pregnancy. Absorbed through the placenta, these hormones play an important role in the development of the fetus during the later stages of the pregnancy . These hormones stimulate the oil glands present in the baby's skin and are thought to cause baby acne.

The symptoms may...

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