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Monday, 30 September 2013

Prickly heat- how to prevent and treat the rash


“My son gets rash which feels like pricking of needles every year when weather gets hot and humid”


Yes! This is typical presentation of prickly heat or heat rash, dermatologically termed Miliaria rubra.



  • What is prickly heat?
  • What is the reason behind heat rash?
  • How does heat rash presents?
  • How can I prevent heat rash?
  • What is the treatment of prickly heat?
  • When should I visit Dermatologist?


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