Essential Tips For Baby Safety For New Parents

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New parents are always careful about their baby’s safety and want the best for their baby. They will do everything to keep their baby protected and safe. There are a lot of things to do for baby safety but learning about some important things for every stage of your baby’s development is a great way to make sure that your baby will grow safe and active and happy.

Baby Safety Tips

Here is a list of few important tips for your baby safety that would be highly valuable for new parents.

Safe Sleeping Steps

Put babies to sleep on their back in a safe sleep space not on their tummy or their side. This is meant to be the safest position for babies to sleep. Make sure your baby’s head and face are uncovered while they are sleeping. Don’t over-dress your baby at sleeping time, this may cause overheating. Also, putting fluffy toys in baby’s sleeping space may sometimes suffocate them.

Avoid smoking

Smoking is injurious to health. Smoking during pregnancy or after delivery may increase the risk of many harmful diseases like SIDS, SUDI etc.  Don’t let anyone smoke in the same room as your baby. There is a strong link in smoking and SUDI even when someone smoke away from their babies.

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Feed At Bed Time

During mid night, babies will try to get attention, when they are hungry. To keep your baby satisfied by feeding them before bedtime. One good feed for your baby before putting her to sleep for night, will help your baby to sleep for longer stretches until she gets hungry again. This will encourage her to sleep longer in the nights more comfortable and safe.

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Clothing is one of the most important factors that you need to check as many children are sensitive to certain materials. If you are using a new kind of material check them for any sign of allergy or rashes on their body.

Change a Baby’s Diaper Properly

Change baby’s diaper when it is grubby otherwise it could lead to rashes. You should be very careful while changing them. Firstly make sure that your baby is ready to pick up and then hold them carefully while pulling the diaper off. Be gentle in lifting them up while they are sleeping.

Pick Up Children Correctly

Picking up children in a wrong way can hurt their back. There is a simple step to pick up the children. Get closer to the child, keep your back straight, take your child close to you and stand. If these steps are done correctly, will help to prevent any harm to your kid’s beckoning.

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Being new parents means a lot of new happiness and challenges at the same time. With these simple tips, you can enjoy your parenthood without much of a hassle. Congratulations for your new member.

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