Common childhood health problems that your local pharmacist can treat include coughs, colds and a sore throat; diarrhoea and constipation; head lice; ear and eye infections and nappy rash
He has only ever had a nappy rash
when he was teething.
The Pharmacist | skin conditions, such as mild acne and mild eczema | coughs and colds, including nasal congestion and sore throat | minor cuts and bruises | constipation and haemorrhoids (piles) | hay fever and allergies | aches and pains, such as headaches, earache and back pain | indigestion, diarrhoea and threadworms | period pain and thrush | warts and verrucas, mouth ulcers and cold sores | athlete's foot | nappy rash
and teething GP or walk in centres | wound and dressing care | muscle and joint injuries, including strains and sprains | minor lacerations and cuts | infected wounds | If your problem is not urgent and has been present for a while, speak to your GP who will refer you to the right specialist for treatment.
BABY/CHILD CARE ITEMS: Nappies/diapers, baby wipes, nappy rash
ointment/cream, feeding bottles and feeding nipples, baby sunscreen cream/lotion, light-weight fleece blankets.
We now know that nappy rash
is caused by enzymes in stools "digesting" the baby's soft skin.
He was also suffering from a severe nappy rash
caused by neglect to change soiled nappies.
Objectives: To study the characteristics of infants and children presenting with iatrogenic Cushing's Syndrome due to nappy rash
Yet it is estimated that up to 50% of infants at some point will suffer from some degree of nappy rash
with the peak incidence being in infants between 9-12 months (Baer et al, 2006; Atherton, 2004).
The company stated that Balmex is an established brand among parents with products used for nappy rash
, mainly in babies, and an adult line for soothing skin irritations that was launched in 2013.
Zahbeena | Sanam suffered further agony when after-shave was splashed on her nappy rash
and open sores.
50, Selfridges is an all-purpose skin balm which can be used head to toe as a moisturiser, hair mask, eye gel, and even for nappy rash
She said: "Before the 1980s, if someone came in with a sore back or looking for something for nappy rash
, pharmacists could go out the back and make something up.