How to know the Baby Fever Temperature
How To Measure Baby Fever Temperature.
Touching the forehead baby wont to do to find out the temperature of a normal baby. It is indeed a common symptom of fever. Although, not necessarily a rise in body temperature that fever.
To make sure the temperature in the baby, you need to use a thermometer. Thermometers are recommended for infants and children is a digital thermometer, mercury thermometers are considered risky because toxic if ruptured
There are several types of thermometer that can be used including those placed in the armpit, ears, mouth, or mounted on the forehead. However, Rectal thermometer used in the rectum is considered the most accurate and easy to use on a baby.
Rectal thermometer used in the recommended design purposes. Generally that have flexible tip and wide grip to keep the thermometer do not go too deep
To use a Rectal thermometer, make sure the thermometer is clean. Wash in soapy water or wipe with alcohol.
Then brush a bit of petroleum jelly on the other end of the thermometer and insert the thermometer about 2 cm in the rectum. Allow some time until the thermometer reads as a measurement is complete. Pull the thermometer and read the result
Hopefully useful article about baby fever temperature can add to the knowledge of parents about the condition of his sons.