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How To Treat Diarrhea In Children

 


Viruses are the most well-known reason for diarrhea in children. Diarrhea symptoms include loose or watery stools, vomiting, stomachache, headache, and fever. Diarrhea can drain a lot of water and salts to make your child dehydrated. Be careful and follow the following instructions to get fully recovered your children.

Hand Washing

Wash your kid's hand and your hand as well regularly. You feed your child or cook, and wash your hand with soap. Wash your hand after changing diapers and using the washroom. Make handwashing a habit for each member at home.

 

Serve Fully Cooked Food 

Serve fully cooked food to children. Raw food or half-cooked food can cause diarrhea in children. Offer boiled water contaminated water is a common cause of loose motions.

 

3.      Care While Travelling

Avoid giving your child street food from the local vendors when you travel because it can disturb your child's digestive system.

 

4.      Offer Fruits

You can give your children fruits that can be peeled such as oranges and bananas. Do not offer salad and raw vegetables.

 

5.      Sterilize Baby’s  Bottle 

Sterilize your baby's bottles, nipples, spoon, dishes, etc, for at least five minutes in hot water.

 

6.      See A Doctor

Visit a doctor's clinic if, your child seems to be very sick or if your child does not recover from diarrhea for more than three days. If your baby is a newborn seek medical care immediately.

 

7.      Give  Prescribed Medicine

For the most part, anti-infection agents commonly called antibiotics are not used to treat loose bowels in kids. Consult a pediatrician before giving any type of over-the-counter allopathic medicine.

This blog is shared by Children's Park, Daycare Rockwall Tx

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