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chic_southern posted:
my mom is bed ridin and she is haveing problems trying to keep her from haveing dipar rash is there anything that I can put on her to help her not get it
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Louise_WebMD_Staff responded:
Keeping her clean and dry is the best prevention. You can use traditional diaper rash treatments.

My mom's doctor recommends blowing her dry with a hair dryer set on cool. Make sure you talk to your mother's doctor and get her checked for yeast or bacterial infections as well first.
 
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lucy8834 responded:
She could be sensitive to the product that you are using. Some contain perfumes, etc. that are strong to the skin. Making sure that she is dry , using creams will help also. Have you tried just going without the "diaper" to allow air to get to the area ? Use protective pads under her instead of on her. Adult briefs as I prefer to call them cause you to sweat.


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