Eight taboos in infant bathing

Bath, English name bath, scientific name bath. Ancient records: Mu, Zhuo hair; Bath, sprinkle body; Wash and sprinkle feet; Bath, sprinkle your hands. The four words of bathing, bathing, washing and bathing are linked together, which is what we call bathing today. No matter for adults or babies, bathing is a spiritual thing, and one can feel the vitality of the body awakened in the package of gentle waves. However, there are many differences between baby bathing and adults. If [informal] mistakes are made, the baby will be frightened. Let’s take a look at what methods are not allowed when bathing the baby. Avoid: Use New Towels/Roadside Towels Although the newly purchased towel looks clean and tidy, in fact, in Read More …

Winter Health Guide for Children Aged 0-12

In winter, strong winds, smog and severe cold are raging. Dr. Clove refers to the contents of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) to teach you to accompany your baby through this winter in a warm and safe way. What should the baby wear? Generally speaking, in winter, the trick to dress children is to have one more than adults. Specifically, the following two points need attention: 1. A few thin clothes are better than a thick one. Before taking babies out, they need to be warmed up. Some parents will wrap their children in cotton bags in two or three thick clothes. In fact, wearing multiple thin clothes is better than wearing one thick one to keep warm, and Read More …

What are the effects of early and late fontanelle closure? Is the baby’s head deformity early closure of cranial suture?

The newborn baby is very delicate, especially the structure of the skull, which is very different from that of adults. The baby’s skull is not a whole bowl-shaped bone, but consists of several weak skulls, and the gaps between these skulls are connected by connective tissue membranes. When the baby is born, the extrusion of the birth canal will make the skull suture slightly overlap, thus the baby will pass through the mother’s birth canal more smoothly. These gaps and defects between the skulls also provide enough room for the rapid development of the baby’s brain. With the passage of time, these gaps and defects will gradually become smaller and completely closed. What is the fontanelle? The baby’s head has Read More …

Will the baby spoil him when he cries?

As a new mother, what should you do when the baby cries? Many people may have told you their clever plan. Among such suggestions, the most destructive one is: [Let the baby cry enough]. This advice rarely works, but it is very common. If blindly followed, it will usually only make the mother numb and cause undue cracks between the mother and the child. Many studies have found that the more time babies spend with their parents, the better the parent-child relationship will develop. Mothers should not make their children cry enough, but they should not always make it an obligation to stop crying. There are no specific regulations on whether or not to let the child cry and how Read More …

These infectious diseases of children need to be prevented with emphasis.

The weather is getting colder and colder, and it is gradually the season of high incidence of various infectious diseases, especially in places where children gather, such as kindergartens and schools, which are prone to outbreaks. Parents must pay attention to them. If your child has the symptoms mentioned below, you must not take them lightly. 1. Rotavirus enteritis It is mainly caused by rotavirus infection. Pathogens are mainly transmitted through digestive tract and are mostly found in infants aged 6 months to 2 years old. The onset peak is in autumn, so it is also known as infantile autumn diarrhea. The main clinical manifestations were diarrhea, Stool is yellow water or egg pattern, stool volume is large, water is Read More …

How should baby’s foreskin be cared for?

A layer of skin wrapped around the penis is called foreskin. Proper care of foreskin can effectively prevent many health problems. Let’s talk about how to care for the foreskin of male babies. Don’t worry too much, the foreskin will shrink back. Under normal circumstances, the foreskin of a male baby will cover the glans penis. Especially when born, the foreskin will look very tight, and some parents will worry about affecting the child’s development. Although it looks [tight], it is natural. As long as it does not affect the baby’s urination, parents should not pay too much attention. As the boy gets older, the foreskin will become loose and can gradually retract backward. As boys learn more about their Read More …

Misunderstanding of the baby’s bed wetting, have your parents laid down their guns?

Bed wetting, also known as night legacy, It refers to the involuntary urination of babies when they sleep at night. This is a different situation from enuresis (bed wetting during the day). Bed wetting is very common in young children. Almost all babies before the age of 3 will wet the bed. However, most babies after the age of 3 to 8, You’re less likely to wet your bed at night. So, Bed wetting before this age, Both parents should show patience and understanding. In contrast, About 20% of 5-year-olds will wet their beds. But by the age of 13, the proportion will drop to 2%. During the baby’s growth stage, It is quite normal to urinate unconsciously at night. Read More …

Does the baby’s body temperature not measure well? These skills cannot be lacking.

When children are young, they always get sick and have a fever. Measuring body temperature has become a necessary skill for parents. Measuring body temperature seems to be a small matter, but in fact it is very learned. For example, it is necessary to know how much the normal temperature is in each position, how to choose a thermometer, how to measure body temperature, etc. Temperature at different locations First of all, we should know that there are the following parts for measuring body temperature: axillary temperature, ear temperature, anal temperature and mouth temperature. At present, axillary temperature and ear temperature are the most commonly used in China. So how much of the temperature measured at these measuring positions means Read More …

What is a good schoolbag like? Don’t let children’s schoolbags become health risks,

In addition to the actual role, backpacks of different styles and fabrics are also items for children to show their individuality. Of course, the premise of all this is to use them properly. For children, shoulder bags are better than shoulder bags, messenger bags or handbags, because this design uses the two strongest muscle groups of the human body-the muscles of the back and waist-to support the weight of the whole backpack. If used properly, the weight of the whole backpack can be reasonably distributed to all parts of the body, and the possibility of shoulder and neck damage will be much less than that of messenger bags and handbags. However, if the backpack is too heavy or not used Read More …

What should children do with eczema?

Pediatric eczema, Also known as milk tinea, It is a common skin disease in infants, Also known as atopic dermatitis. Most of them occur in babies who are just born to 2 years old. Most of them grow on the face, neck and legs. At first, the skin is red and slowly turns into a rash. After that, the skin is rough and desquamate. Touching the child’s skin is like touching sandpaper. Children often feel extremely itchy and unbearable, and scratching intentionally or unintentionally, parents also feel very uncomfortable. What should children do if they grow eczema? Don’t scratch when you itch. Listen to Ma Sanli’s crosstalk, The secret recipe for relieving itching is scratching. Don’t scratch in children with Read More …