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Old 12-30-2011, 09:01 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hey all,

 

My 9 month old son has chicken pox and I am looking for suggestions for natural treatments to help them go away sooner, hurt less or not leave scars? I know coconut oil is antiviral so I am going to start rubbing that all over his spots and giving him an oatmeal bath in the morning when he wakes up but what else will help? TIA.


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Old 12-31-2011, 09:02 PM
 
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I've never dealt with chickenpox but what about breastmilk on the lesions?  Seems like it must be soothing..

 

Hope your little one feels better soon.

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