It's time to welcome your new born to your home and this would be the exciting moment for most of the women in their entire lives. As we know, babies are more delicate than the mother and these new born babies can easily pickup infections and fall ill. You need to take extra care to protect your new born from all the infections and bacteria around him.
Even according to several studies more than 2 million children every year are falling ill and don't survive due to infections such as diarrhea.
You must follow the following 15 hygiene factors when your new born is at home.
#1 Bath Your Baby Frequently:
Baby's skin is delicate and more prone to certain infections without bathing. Regular bathing will protect them from certain infections and keep them healthy.
Use a good soap to keep him tidy and clean and be careful while washing his face and take extra care while cleaning their diaper area and hands.
After washing the baby it is advisable to turn the baby bath upside down to prevent from germs that can enter through wet environments.
#2 Wash Your Hands Before Handling Newborn:
Little babies have not yet build strong immune system and are susceptible to infections. So, it's important to wash your hands with sanitizer before feeding the baby and after changing diaper of the baby.
Make sure that everyone who handles your baby has clean hands.
#3 Change Your Baby's Nappy Frequently:
Change your baby's nappy immediately after the bowel movement will help them to prevent certain infections and nappy rashes.
Don't forget to wash your hands with soap after cleaning him to stop spreading of germs.
#4 Be Careful With The Pets Around Your Newborn:
Don't allow the pets to get nearer to baby until he is more than enough to handle. Don't allow pets to lick your baby's face or hands; they are chances of spreading germs and infections from your pet.
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