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Baby Acne Treatment Tupelo MS

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.

John Henry Nading, MD
(662) 377-4905
PO Box 3970
Tupelo, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: North Mississippi Med Ctr, Tupelo, Ms
Group Practice: Natchez Trace Neonatology

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Dr. Bryan Keith Darling
(662) 841-4905
PO Box 3970natchez Trace Neonatology
Tupelo, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jewell Catherine Ward, MD
(662) 377-2189
1665 S Green St
Tupelo, MS
Specialties
Medical Genetics, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1971

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Parkwood Behavioral Health System
(662) 680-3222
522 West Main Street
Tupelo, MS
 
Thompson Fulton Dr
(662) 844-5993
210 North Madison Street
Tupelo, MS
 
Bryan Keith Darling, MD
(662) 841-4905
PO Box 3970natchez Trace Neonatology
Tupelo, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1987

Data Provided By:
Dr. John Henry Nading
(662) 377-4905
PO Box 3970
Tupelo, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(662) 844-5993
210 North Madison Street
Tupelo, MS
 
Douglas John Dr
(662) 844-5993
210 North Madison Street
Tupelo, MS
 
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(662) 844-5993
210 North Madison Street
Tupelo, MS
 
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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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