At the time of emergency, having all the things on hand is always a blessing. When there are small kids around, emergencies are more likely to occur. When a small kid gets hurt, the parents or caretaker gets panicked at once and it is quite natural. So in this situation, if the caretaker has a proper knowledge about how to give first aid to the kid, worst situations could be avoided. Having a baby first aid kit at home is a must-have for all the parents. The person taking care of the baby should know where the kit is placed and should know how to use every material in the kit when the child meets any accident.
Necessary Material in the Kit
If your kid is an infant, use a rectal thermometer to record his temperature because small kids usually show non compliance to oral thermometer and they may also chew the Mercury.
A digital ear model can also be used especially in toddlers because it is safe to use.
A pair of tweezers comes handy especially to remove splinters and ticks. They can be used to remove small fibers from the wound.
The kit should contain a Pair of scissors for cutting gauze and bandages. Continue reading “Essentials of Baby First Aid Kit That Every Parent Should Know”