Baby Health

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Caring for your baby’s nails
Caring for your baby’s nails June 30, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Transcript One of the questions that parents often ask is what do I do for my baby’s nails? Hi, I’m Dr. Joe. The simple answer to that question is pretty much the same principle as what you do for your ... Read More »

Umbilical Cord Care in Babies
Umbilical Cord Care in Babies June 17, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Transcript The umbilical cord is probably the only part of the human body that, after we’re born, we no longer need. Hi, I’m Dr. Joe. As we know, when a baby is developing in the womb it gets all its ... Read More »

Hand washing facilities for children
Hand washing facilities for children March 4, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Hand washing facilities include all the equipment and products used to wash your hands. To encourage children to wash their hands and to ensure that they get them hygienically clean each time they wash, it’s important to select equipment (including ... Read More »

How should toddlers and children wash their hands
How should toddlers and children wash their hands March 4, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Washing hands is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of diseases. While your child might come and tell you they’ve washed their hands after simply splashing them in water, a quick splash is not enough to remove ... Read More »

Hand washing
Hand washing March 4, 2014 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Hand washing is amongst the best things you and your children can do to prevent diseases like diarrhea and the flu. However, children need help and guidance to learn how to do it properly and develop good hand hygiene habits ... Read More »

Hand washing with Dolly
Hand washing with Dolly March 4, 2014 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Age 1 – 5 years Duration of activity Up to 15 minutes Materials/equipment A baby doll- one that ‘urinates’ after your child feeds it a bottle is ideal, but if you don’t have one, any doll with hard plastic hands ... Read More »

When should children wash their hands?
When should children wash their hands? February 26, 2014 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Children need to wash their hands regularly throughout the day, to prevent the spread of illnesses. Hands pick up germs throughout the day when a child touches objects (including hard surfaces like benches and toys), food and other people or ... Read More »

How to wash your baby’s hands
How to wash your baby’s hands February 26, 2014 (5 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Why washing your baby’s hands is important Most babies are too young to stand at a sink, and even if they could, they would struggle to wash their hands. However washing baby’s hands is just as important as washing your ... Read More »

Why teach kids about hand washing?
Why teach kids about hand washing? February 19, 2014 (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Washing hands is one of the most important measures for preventing the spread of diseases. Lathering the hands with soap and rinsing them with running water is a simple method of removing germs before they spread. While children have a ... Read More »

Encouraging kids to wash their hands
Encouraging kids to wash their hands February 18, 2014 (3 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Teaching children about hand washing early in life is important. Hand washing prevents the spread of diseases which make children sick. When kids learn early in life, hand washing is more likely to become a habit they’ll practice for the ... Read More »







 
 
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