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Protecting your Child from Contracting Chicken Pox
Children Contracting Chicken Pox
Children are always vulnerable to diseases like chicken pox and measles if they have not had it ever before in their lives. These are air borne diseases and usually become rampant in the early months of summer season following the end of winter. The following are some of the important steps that you need to take in order to protect your kids from contracting painful skin conditions like pox.
Get your Child Vaccinated Early
The first important step to take to provide your child with protection against skin ailments like measles and chicken pox is to get him vaccinated. This should be done by the time your child is at least three years of age.
Include Herbs in his Diet
Secondly, the time during which pox is mostly likely to catch onto your child, that is, in the early days of spring, is the time when you should include a lot of herbs in his diet. For instance, you should make your child eat neem leaves in either cooked or raw form at least once in a day.
Wash his Clothes in Medicated Water
Wash your child’s garments on a daily basis in medicated water in order to keep him from getting the pox easily. When you are able to ensure a clean and hygienic environment for your child you can definitely keep the pox as far away from him as it is possible.
Keeping the above tips in mind can certainly prove to be useful for guarding your child against chicken pox.