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    My four year old daughter has the worst (I can only describe as) boils. One on her forehead and one on her neck. She also got about 15 smaller spots over her body some time after I'd taken her to see the doctor (who brought another doctor in to look at her too). Both doctors said it was nothing to worry about but when the initial spots got larger and the others appeared I took her back. The 3rd doctor diagnosed impetigo and gave her antibiotics. After a few more days and the boils getting worse we paid to see a dermatologist who advised continuing the antibiotics and antibiotic cream while taking swabs and doing tests for impetigo, ring worm and herpes (cold sore virus). Four days later the boils are unbearably large and weeping. The other spots remain small. My poor babe is quite happy and well and unaware of them, thankfully, apart from the meds and attention to them. I'm so worried she'll be scarred and can't see sign of them healing. Help!





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    My daughter as developed little sots around her bum and on her natal cleft you get rid of one and another appears. They start of like boils but no obvious head then scab over and dry out within 3-4 days. She says there itchy and bit sore but don't generally bother her, but I can't seem to get rod of them. What are they?





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    Hi, my 6 year old daughter suffered from MC for about a year and half. She had around 80+ of them which most were becoming bigger as time went by. They started to get red And inflamed like boils but all dr. Would say is they will eventually go away so leave them alone. My Poor daughter was embarrassed and in pain. So after long research and wasted money on creams we came across UK google and found the answer. Full streangth apple cider vinager. Within 3 days of applying it 2x day. They have dried up and are beginning to disappear. I highly recommend it even though can become very itchy after application. I covered them with small round bandaids I applied AVC to the patting on bandaid. This stuff is awesome and I'm so thankful we finally are getting rid of them. I gave my daughter Benadryl to help with the itching. It was difficult to see her have extreme itching, but to her it was well worth it seeing they are all disappearing. They will turn black but that's because they are drying up. Hope this helps.

    Hello, have to share, my now 12year old daughter has suffered from MC for over a year. Previous to this I had never heard of this horrible infection!!!! I would not wish this on ANYONE!! Like all I googled relentlessly trying to find cures. We tried tea tree, oil of clove, nail polish, benzol cream, tape cure, a remedy from a chemist in Victoria, that just cost us hundreds of dollars. My daughter was a great freestyle swimmer for her age but for fear of spreading to another person she didnt swim anywhere but the ocean. Although being very fit, she has always been prone to picking up colds at the sound of a sniffle from someone close, she had an immunity test and it came back above normal, so all good there. One comment I read a few months ago after googling was a mum had said she excluded anything acidic from her daughters diet and in a couple of months she noticed a huge difference. So I thought why not try, my girls live on, capsicum, strawberries, grapes, oranges, apples etc and the same lady also started her child on inner health plus daily. After 3 weeks of serious no acidic fruit and probiotics daily, literally all daughters mcs she had on inside outside of thighs were turning firey red and looked like errupting boils!! It was horrible and very painful, walking hurt at times, BUT, dare I say it everything is looking great, though still has horrible red marks which hoping will fade like others over the year long battle. But think we have turned a corner, and still following the no acid diet. Worth a try all, good luck, also we religiously used a different towel everyday and used paper towel to dry lesions. And separate face towel. Horrible horrible virus I wouldn't wish upon worst enemy!!.Though I now live in fear that my 10year old will get them! As a girl in her swim club has them and is only wearing a rashie as a barrier!!





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