Discussions By Condition: Skin conditions

Heat Rash Help

Posted In: Skin conditions 1 Replies
  • Posted By: j_weeks
  • July 17, 2007
  • 03:25 PM

Anyone have any suggestions for dealing with heat rash? I am a Deputy Sheriff in a Hot summer climate and part of my uniform is my bullet proof vest which really locks in the heat. At the end of my 10 hour shift my t-shirt under the vest is soaked and I put up with problem all last summer. I have heat rash on my lower back and chest, it starts to get better on my days off and then it is right back to the dang vest and new batch of bumps. I really don't enjoy the thought of working with out the vest, thanks for any suggestions.

Reply Flag this Discussion

1 Replies:

  • Let me come over and sprinkle some Gold Bond on you before you put that vest on. They have powder and spray. You can use oatmeal soap, too. Here's some more:http://www.dermintin.com/about.htm?gclid=CP2TktiatY0CFSZuYAodNlPkHA http://www.mothernature.com/Library/bookshelf/Books/48/108.cfm
    Monsterlove 2,921 Replies Flag this Response
Thanks! A moderator will review your post and it will be live within the next 24 hours.
Advertisement

Safe Sex With Hepatitis C

Prevent the spread of the hepatitis C virus.

Preventing Lung Infections

With COPD, it’s important to protect your lungs.

8 Health Dangers of Depression

Unmanaged depression can take a toll on your physical health.

Food Choices for Diabetes

What, when and how much you eat affects your blood sugar.

6 Exercises for Multiple Sclerosis

Ease your way into these stretching and strengthening moves,

Advertisement