Diapers and Diapering Directory
Learning to diaper your new baby takes practice. But don't worry, you'll have plenty of opportunites to master this skill. Newborns go through about 8 to 10 diapers a day. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about the dos and don'ts of diapers/diapering , how to diaper your baby, items for your diaper bag, and much more.
Blue Diaper Syndrome
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7 Questions About Your Newborn Baby's First Week
Answers to basic questions about caring for your infant during her first week of life.
Treating Diaper Rash
How to treat and prevent diaper rash.
Diaper Troubleshooting Guide
WebMD's guide to diapering your baby and treating diaper rash.
Solving Your Diaper Dilemma
WebMD provides insights into common diaper problems, including the debate over disposable and cloth diapers. Learn how to be environmentally friendly while keeping the convenience of disposable diapers, and find out what the safety concerns with disposable diapers are.
Diapering Baby On the Go
Heading out for a day with baby? Here are some diaper bag must-haves, with tips for diapering in public, too.
Salma Hayek: Mother, actress, activist
How Salma Hayek juggles acting, mothering, and saving children in West Africa
Diaper Change: Diapering Baby the Healthy Way
Take some of the germy mess out of diaper changes with these quick changing tips from the pros.
Video: What They Don’t Tell You About Caring for Newborns
There’s no instruction manual. New moms share stories about their rewarding, but demanding role.
Proper Diaper Disposal
No need to shudder, you can safely change and dispose of baby's dirty diaper. Just follow these steps.
Preventing Diaper Disasters
Get the tips you need on how to prevent those messy diaper disasters.
Dr. Shu Profile
Meet our diapering step-by-step expert, pediatrician Jennifer Shu, MD.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Baby Skin Care -- Simple Tips to Keep Your Baby's Skin Healthy
Caring for your newborn baby's skin may seem complex, but it doesn't have to be. From rashes and sunburn, to laundry detergent and baby powder, learn how to take care of your newborn's skin -- and keep it baby soft.
How to Diaper Your Baby
You'll get plenty of chances to diaper your newborn baby! These step-by-step tips will help you master the art of diaper changing and fix any first-time mistakes fast.
Slideshow: Newborn Skin Care
See what normal newborn skin looks like and learn how to care for it. WebMD shows you diapering and bathing tips.
Picture of Diaper Rash
Diaper rash appears on the skin under a diaper. Diaper rash typically occurs in infants and children younger than 2 years, but the rash can also be seen in people who are incontinent or paralyzed.
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