An important part of parenting is the knowledge of little things to ensure your little ones stay safe and healthy. Health also includes healing. New parents fail to understand the basic first aid techniques for their children. Sometimes these techniques can be life-saving for the child. If you are one of them, don’t worry, this article will help you out.
Toddlers often get attracted to different things, especially shining things. These shining things can have a sharp edge that might cut the finger or any other exposed part of the body. In fact, sometimes, the corners of the cupboard or bed might harm the baby. In such circumstances, you should cover these edges to minimise the chance of severity. Even if it happens then apply any antibiotic cream to the area. You can also cover the wound using a bandage. Make sure the child does not lick or touch the part.
The most essential thing is to detect the sources of injury. Check whether it has rust. You can even consult a doctor if the source looks a bit suspicious.
If the infant has touched a hot glass of water or milk, he or she will immediately start to cry. In such circumstances, the injured part will appear red. Applying an ice cube or toothpaste will work in such situations. It is equally important for the parent to be calm as they have to make the child cool.
After overeating or with an upset stomach, the baby cries. In such situations, parents can give their little ones medicine for gas or Hajmola. In fact, body movements like walking or any hand exercises might work. If the problem worsens, immediately consult a doctor.
(Disclaimer: The health tips shared in this article are based on common practices and general knowledge. Readers are advised to consult a doctor before following them at home.)