Coronavirus inaffect older people na watoto pia, that is infants (less than 1 year old) toddlers (1-3 years old). We have tips and advice to help you protect your baby against Coronavirus:
One of the things unaweza fanya kupunguza spread ya Coronavirus is to limit contact as much as you can for your baby with others. Make sure your baby does not play with other children from other households and limit interaction with adults too during hii time.
Before touching your baby, osha mikono ukitumia sabuni soap na maji for at least 20 seconds to make sure you do not spread Coronavirus to them. Whether you are breastfeeding, holding them ama changing diapers.
Where possible, acha mtoi nyumbani in the care ya family member. If you have to go out in public, vaa face mask, carry your baby and protect them from exposure to Coronavirus na shawl nyepesi. Maintain 1 metre safe-distance rule ukienda in public and wash your hands once you get back home.
Make it a habit to disinfect places kwa nyumba yako daily where many people are touching often.Vitu kama meza, door handles, switches, toys etc.
When holding or breastfeeding your baby, where possible vaa mask to prevent any droplets from you coming into contact na mtoto wako.
Children under the age of 2 years old should NOT wear a face mask because they can easily suffocate and are not able to remove the masks on their own.