The Down and Dirty of Pampering Babies’ Bottoms

You’ve been home from the hospital for a mere few months and are settling nicely into some semblance of a routine when you spy red sores on your baby’s bottom. Don’t worry. Your baby probably has a simple case of diaper rash.

Every year, just over 4 million babies are born in the U.S., and each baby will go through about 7,000 diapers before they graduate to training pants. To that point, a baby is bound to get a rash or two, leaving them fussy and parents feeling helpless.