Children represent the future, and ensuring their healthy growth and development ought to be a prime concern of all societies. Newborns are particularly vulnerable to malnutrition and infectious diseases, many of which can be effectively prevented or treated.
Apart from from providing them with the basic needs and ensuring their safety, parents need to ensure that their children get regular checkups with their health care provider.
These visits are not only a chance to catch or prevent problems, but they are also important for checking your child’s development.
Pediatrician, Dr. John Wachira tells us what we need to know about Child care.