Prevention of Diaper Rash
- Breast-feeding the baby for as long as possible protects the baby against the occurrence of diaper rash.
- Diapers have to be changed frequently.
- Diapers have to checked periodically for soiling.
- Air-drying of the diaper area has to be done as much as possible.
- Scrubbing of the perianal region has to be avoided. Instead the area should be washed with soap and water.
- Avoid using wipes or cloth for wiping the area.