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Baby Acne Treatment Schofield WI

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.

Laurence Ross Gordon, DO
(715) 241-5400
4005 Community Center Dr
Weston, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hlth Sci, Coll Of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 64124
Graduation Year: 2000

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Joseph M Monaco
(715) 847-3586
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Joseph Michael Monaco
(715) 847-3225
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Joseph Michael Monaco, MD
(715) 847-3225
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1974

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Ellen Maria Schumann, MD
(715) 847-3575
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1981

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Jeffrey H LaMont
(715) 847-3503
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. John Matthew Schofield
(781) 643-7700
4005 Community Center Dr
Schofield, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Melissa L Hessel
(715) 847-3909
3501 Cranberry Blvd
Weston, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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John Matthew Schofield, MD
(781) 643-7700
4005 Community Center Dr
Schofield, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1989

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Diana Rabkina, MD
(802) 334-5929
4005 Community Center Dr
Schofield, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: First Moscow Sechenov Med Inst, Moscow, Russia
Graduation Year: 1984

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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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