Everything is waking up every year, Spring returns to the good earth., spring, All flowers bloom together. is a bonus, many people have a love of the season. But for new born baby, spring is a hidden season of crisis.
As spring temperatures rise, many bacteria begin to proliferate, which is extremely dangerous for newborns with very poor resistance. So, Mammy should pay attention to the care after the baby is born. Here are some tips for caring for newborns in the spring. Let’s get to know them.
I. body care
1. umbilical cord care: baby umbilical cord cut off, the umbilical cord stump will gradually dry and become thin and become black. Usually, the umbilical stump gradually falls off within 3 to 7 days after birth. Ligation of the umbilical cord, cut parts susceptible to infection, while the umbilical cord can go directly to the baby’s blood vessels, so after breaking the umbilical cord, the umbilical cord care is very important.
2. buttocks care: Baby delicate skin, especially the buttocks are often wrapped diapers, diaper rash is likely to cause. Protection and care of the baby’s buttocks, skin, has become a compulsory course for novice parents. Baby care buttocks, the most important thing is to change diapers frequently, so that the baby’s buttocks remain dry.
3. neonatal eye care: when cleaning neonatal eye, put some cotton balls in the wet water wet, and then squeeze the water, each time to wipe your eyes closed all want to change a new cotton ball, from the canthus outside canthus wipe.
4. neonatal nose care: nose and ears are organs with self purification function, so mother should not try to plug anything inside or interfere with them in any way. Putting tampons in your nostrils or ears will only push something that is there down to the inside. It’s much better to let things fall naturally.
6. neonatal respiratory care: dry and windy weather in spring, should keep the mouth and nose moist and clean, and prevent the upper respiratory tract infection. In each time interval between meals should be fed some warm water, so as to achieve the role of cleaning the mouth, add water, nasal secretions should be timely swab dipped in soda water clean.
Spring neonatal care program
5. skin care: newborns do not need soap. Soap is a form of degreasing agent, and the skin of the newborn is very delicate. Newborns need to keep all their natural fats, so they can only be washed 6 weeks ago. 6 weeks later, you can use soap. Mom might want to try a special liquid soap that needs to be added to the bath without washing it. Make sure you scrub all the wrinkles with soapy fingers and rinse them clean. The skin thoroughly dry, wet folding part is very easy to cause inflammation, never to use the talcum powder.
Two, life care
1., stool: newborn baby inside, hidden a lot of baby body secrets. Parents can observe the baby’s stool characteristics, defecation times, etc., to understand the baby’s digestion and timely adjustment of the child’s diet. Mom and dad on the child’s daily stool count to know what to do, pay attention to the color of the stool there is no exception, there is no special smell.
2. diaper rash: diaper rash occurred in a skin inflammatory lesion in diapers parts, also known as the baby diaper showed red buttock, hip and contact area of skin redness, swelling, and even ulcers, ulcer and infection, there is slight external force or friction will cause damage. Further development results in exudate, epidermal desquamation, superficial ulcers, and, without treatment, deeper ulcers, or even decubitus ulcers.
3. clothing: neonatal choice of temperature is still very important. At room temperature of 24 degrees Celsius, newborns need only cotton padded clothes and a small cotton shirt, which prevents the newborn from getting cold, and also prevents the newborn from overheating.
Spring neonatal care program
The newborn quilt cover not too tight, many mothers fear newborn quilt leakage, a lot of the time and newborn to cover the quilt, which will cover the newborn too tight, not good for the health of the newborn. The newborn quilt cover due to the loose and breathable, so as to avoid the newborn because of too tight and the quilt well causes shortness of breath. Mother with newborn out, need to give the newborn wear thick some, hat, either hand or foot must not be cold.
4. indoor environment: many mothers fear of neonatal cold, will always be room close tightly. In fact, the room in which the newborn is living needs to be ventilated. The circulation of indoor air will not only harm the newborn, but also help the newborn breathe smoothly. When the room ventilation, the mother and the newborn can temporarily leave the room, wait until after the indoor air replacement back, if the internal long time not to replace the air in the room, in the room the air becomes extremely turbid, in this case is the use of mother and newborn health. Smoking dads also need to be careful not to smoke in their rooms, which can easily cause respiratory tract infections in newborns.