Skin problems in children

Skin problems in children

A poster with information about a range of skin conditions comparing early signs; what to do; what to do if it gets worse; how it is spread; time off from school or kura.

A poster (PDF, 3.5MB) with information about the following skin conditions:

A thumbnail image of the skin problems poster

  • boils
  • cellulitis
  • cuts, scratches and grazes
  • eczema
  • impetigo
  • insect bites
  • ring worm
  • scabies

The poster lists information about each condition: early signs; what to do; what to do if it gets worse; how it is spread; time off from school or kura. 

Source: Workbase and Ministry of Health poster (PDF, 3.5MB)

This page last reviewed 15 April 2019.
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