In the city, the park will be the best place for a walk, however, a square located far from the roadway will also do. But even if there is no green zone near the house, there is no reason to refuse to rest with the baby on the street.
Air conditioning or staying on the balcony will not replace the walk: the air in the room stagnates and there is less oxygen in it than in the street.
At the cottage with the baby, you can walk through the forests and fields. Fear of water and shady corners should not be.
Contrary to an erroneous opinion, in such wet and cool places the chances of a baby not getting better do not increase: his body adapts to natural conditions without difficulty. Before walking around the villa district, take care of repellents: they will save you from annoying insects. Means that are applied to the skin, crumbs younger than a year will not work: they can cause an allergic reaction, and the proportion of toxic substances in their composition for babies will be too high.
It is better at this stage to confine mosquito net, which can be thrown over the stroller, and its body can be treated with mosquito spray. An ordinary umbrella will serve as a screen from the luminary – it is early to use sunscreen at this age.
In the summer you should refrain from long walks with the baby in a sling: the probability of overheating is too great. On a hot day, from such a close neighborhood it will be uncomfortable not only for the little one, but also for his mom.
Nina Pavlova, pediatrician, a network of clinics “Family”
To walk did not harm the baby, you need to monitor its duration. The first 3-5 days after the onset of heat on the street is allowed to go out 2 times a day, not more than half an hour. Gradually, time can be increased.
In the heat above 30 ° C promenades should be made early in the morning and late in the evening. In August, due to the fact that the air gets warmer closer to the autumn more slowly, with the same degree you need to walk until 12th day and after 5pm.
It is better to go out an hour after feeding and return home half an hour before him, but you can also put your baby to your chest on the street.
During smog walks will have to put a taboo. Resins and combustion products are very dangerous: they settle in the airways.
As a result, the composition of the natural lubricant (sputum) in which immune cells are produced changes. The pathological process increases the risk of developing asthma and allergies, so for the period of summer fires it is better to transport the child to another area.
If the crumb still gets a dose of harmful substances, over time the lungs will clear naturally through coughing. For better effect, the doctor may prescribe sputum stimulants.
Choosing walking clothes, you need to take into account the child’s age, weather and time of day. If the baby is wearing a diaper, it should be remembered that a priori it will be warmer in it.
Up to 3 months, the crumbs should always have a panama on their head, and socks on their legs: the microcirculation of the little ones is far from perfect, so there is a high risk of hypothermia. Older children should be dressed, observing the principle of layering even at +30 ° C.
The air gap between a pair of veils will produce a heat insulating effect and protect against overheating. Of the materials, preference should be given to cotton, linen and silk, preferably light colors.
In case of wind, there should be a light blanket on hand.
Babymoov umbrella will help protect your baby from the summer sun. Thanks to the universal mount, it can be installed not only on the stroller of any model, but even on a children’s lounge chair.
There are other advantages: adjustable angle of inclination and bright colors, which will please both mother and child.
So that the rain does not spoil the walk and doesn’t take you by surprise, you need to take care of the rain cover in advance, but not simple, but special for the stroller. Stylish and practical, it is suitable for any model.
Transparent fabric will allow the baby to view the surroundings, and small holes will provide fresh air.
The Chicco GO Kangaroo bag is the perfect alternative to the baby carriage during the first months of a child’s life. It is practical, light and dynamic, and also provides two comfortable positions for wearing: facing the mother and facing the street.