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could it be a heat rash?

a few days ago my 14 months suddenly had tiny, red pimples on his upper back/neck. now he has it all over his back and chest/stomach. i havent changed any bath products, clothing or laundry detergent. could it be a heat rash? i live in TN and it has been in the upper 90s.

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Asked by AgentBrez at 9:19 PM on Jun. 28, 2009 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • my daughter get those too when its hot out. the dr said it was just a heat rash not to worry.

    Answer by Buggaboosmama at 11:40 PM on Jun. 28, 2009

  • Yes it could be a heat rash. My son gets it all the time, we put some baby powder on it (corn starch based) and that seems to prevent it from itching.

    Answer by Cynthje at 10:55 AM on Jun. 29, 2009

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