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Baby Acne Treatment Silver City NM

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.

Donald Frank Johnson, MD
(505) 388-1956
1105 N Pope St Ste 2
Silver City, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch, Chicago Il 60611
Graduation Year: 1968

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Donald F Johnson
(575) 388-1511
114 W 11th St
Silver City, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Johnson Donald F MD
(505) 388-1956
1105 North Pope Street
Silver City, NM
 
Stinar Donald J MD
(505) 388-0184
2584 North Silver Street
Silver City, NM
 
Barbara James Mora
(505) 388-1511
114 W 11th St
Silver City, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Laura D Davenport Reed, MD
(801) 887-2400
1313 E 32nd St
Silver City, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1994

Data Provided By:
Dr. Donald Frank Johnson
(505) 388-1956
1105 N Pope St Ste 2
Silver City, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Laura D Davenport Reed
(801) 887-2400
1313 E 32nd St
Silver City, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

Milo Guy McNew, MD
(505) 388-1956
1105 N Pope St Ste 2
Silver City, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Eugenio Maria De Hostos (Uniremhos) Esc De Med, (Closed 2/98)
Graduation Year: 1985

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Dr. Barbara Ellen Mora
(505) 388-1946
3185 N Leslie Rd
Silver City, NM
Specialty
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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