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Simple Precautions I took while stepping out for my child's Vaccination

Ranu Soni
0 to 1 years

Created by Ranu Soni
Updated on Sep 29, 2020

Reviewed by Expert panel

According to the World Health Organization, immunization is an essential health service. 

Timely Vaccination in childhood is important as it provides immunity and protection before a child is exposed to serious diseases.

You should follow the Immunization schedule as it is based on your child's immune system, and how it responds to vaccines at different stages and ages. 

Here are some steps that you should follow while stepping out for Vaccination 

  1. Make a prior appointment with your pediatrician over a phone call.

  2. Wear a safety mask and keep your child well covered with breathable, light and sheer cloth. Your child can wear a mask if above 2 years of age if comfortable. If more than 5 years of age, your child should definitely wear a mask.

  3. Use an alcohol-based sanitizer at regular intervals, when you are out.

  4. Maintain social distancing at all times & avoid contact with any surface, as much as possible.

  5. Prefer digital payments and confirm with the Doctor ahead before going

  6. GIGO: Get in Get out & follow the instructions in the clinic as per your Doctor's advice.

 

Watch this as mom Ranu Soni shares Precautions she took while stepping out for my child's Vaccination

 

 

 

Disclaimer: A public awareness initiative by GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited. Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai 400 030, India. Information appearing in this material is for general awareness only and does not constitute any medical advice. Please consult your physician for any question or concern you may have regarding your condition. Please report adverse event with any GSK product to the company at India.pharmacovigilance@gsk.com

This content has been checked & validated by Doctors and Experts of the parentune Expert panel. Our panel consists of Neonatologist, Gynecologist, Peadiatrician, Nutritionist, Child Counselor, Education & Learning Expert, Physiotherapist, Learning disability Expert and Developmental Pead.

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