Risk factorsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
Factors that make you more prone to heat rash include:
Jan. 20, 2015
- Age. Newborns are most susceptible.
- Tropical climates. People living in the tropics are far more likely to have heat rash than are people in temperate climates.
- Physical activity. Anything that makes you sweat heavily, especially if you're not wearing clothing that allows the sweat to evaporate, can trigger heat rash.
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