Whether it is possible to leave the sleeping child of one at home? In a bed of the baby there has to be a pillow? And toys? In what family way does the child for a safe dream have to be? What it is necessary to remember? Answers to these questions - in this article.
To be near
Thus there is an opportunity to react quickly if the child woke up at night. In the first several months of life the baby will sleep more quietly in one room with parents.
To air the bedroom
Fresh air it is easier to breathe. Temperature in the bedroom of the baby should not be too high (about 20 degrees).
To remove a pillow
Pillows, fluffy blankets and big toys are threat - if the child rests against them the person, then trouble breathing are possible. For the baby there is enough existence of moderately firm mattress and easy blanket.
To watch safety
Near a bed there should not be no cord, a cable or other things of this sort. Belts on clothes or on a bed have to be very short that the baby could not reel up them even on a wrist.
To remove small objects
It is necessary to check a crib for lack of different small objects regularly. The baby can accidentally swallow something.
To put the child on a back or a side
The baby has to sleep on a back or on one side. On a tummy he can sleep only under supervision of parents.
Though 2-3 monthly baby cannot move itself, but never know when he makes the first in life rise. So never leave the child out of a bed of one.
Not to let in the bedroom of animals
The child can have an allergy to wool. Besides, it can be dangerous. Even the quietest dog can become interested in the handle of the child which is put out between crossbeams.
Not to smoke in the house
Passive smoking destroys a respiratory system and can lead to serious trouble breathing. Therefore, never you smoke in the house and forbid others to do it. Smoking in other room too not option - smoke extends on all house.
To think whether to sleep together with the child
Near parents the baby feels safe and sleeps quieter. It is easier to feed him at night thanks to what it is possible to have a sleep more. Nevertheless, it is necessary to follow several important rules. Do not take the kid in a bed if: you sleep very tight; you sleep uneasily, turning with a side sideways; you smoke cigarettes; have you had anything to drink; you take strong medicine.