A vaccination calendar for the first three months of a child’s life
You are looking forward to the birth of your baby.
And now and then you are attacked from all sides by questions: and when is the time, who will be where you will give birth, and the kind of partnering, what do you call, but will you do the vaccination after birth?
If many questions from this list can be answered unequivocally, then the last question is enveloped in a multitude of doubts. Many of the future mothers he puzzles, because even among pediatricians there is disagreement about whether vaccinations are necessary for the child in the first months of life.
To determine whether to do or not to vaccinate a child, you certainly need to understand the situation and try to find answers to the most important questions about vaccination. What vaccinations will the child make in the first months of life, what are these vaccinations for, are they safe for the baby’s health, how to prepare for vaccination correctly? Let’s try to find the answers to all these questions together.
The vaccination schedule for the first three months of life
In the first three months of your child’s life, according to the vaccination calendar approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the following vaccinations should be made:
Now we will deal with each vaccination separately.
BCG (vaccination against tuberculosis)
The BCG vaccine is usually done on the 3rd-7th day of the child’s life in the hospital, the injection is stabbed in the left shoulder at the border of its upper and middle third.