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Baby Acne Treatment Granger IN

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.

Anna M Simpson O'Reggio, MD
(574) 243-0111
6913 N Main St
Granger, IN
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1979

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Walker Carl J MD
(574) 243-4450
14950 State Road 23
Granger, IN
 
Dr. Jennifer Ann Nordby
(804) 426-1381
14225 Stonehurst Ct
Granger, IN
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Olufemi O Okanlami
(219) 247-0809
51310 Shamrock Hills Dr
Granger, IN
Specialty
Pediatrics

Tyra Denee Gaylord, MD
(574) 271-7295
15446 Regis Ct
Granger, IN
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hosp Of South Bend, South Bend, In; St Josephs Med Ctr, South Bend, In

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Dr. Frances Doyle Dwyer
(407) 644-4844
Granger, IN
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Tyra Denee Gaylord
(574) 271-7295
15446 Regis Ct
Granger, IN
Specialty
Pediatrics

Cynthia Lynn Y Pascual, MD
(574) 256-9032
51280 Carrigan Way
Granger, IN
Specialties
Family Practice, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Languages
English, Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Santo Tomas, Fac Of Med And Surg, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1984

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Dr. Darley Monday Emenim
Granger, IN
Specialty
Pediatrics

Sibel Toper, MD, FAAP
(708) 763-0679
15490 Stony Run Trl
Granger, IN
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1995

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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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