Mom’s kiss could cause deadly tragedy
A mother’s kiss is the most direct way to convey motherly love and the best language for mother and baby communication.
However, this kind of intimacy may not be all sweet and warm, and it may also cause a fatal tragedy.
Disease control experts remind everyone that infants have low immunity and disease resistance. If the mother carries the germs, it is likely that the germs will be transmitted to the baby through close contact with the lips.
Mothers should take appropriate protective measures, especially in the following seven situations, it is not appropriate to kiss the baby.
1 If blisters occur, if there are rice-grain-sized blisters on the face, lip corners, eyes, hands, feet and other parts, several or several connected with one piece, and accompanied by fever or local lymphadenopathy, they should be wary of infection “simple”Herpes virus” because the above symptoms are typical manifestations of “herpes simplex virus” local virus infection.
“Herpes simplex virus” can be transmitted through kisses and other methods. It is not very harmful to adults, but it can be fatal to infants. It is a common viral infection in childhood.
At the age of four, the peak of incidence was in the second year after birth.
Protective measures: Mothers with symptoms of “herpes simplex virus” such as herpes stomatitis should try to avoid contact with the baby before healing and avoid kissing the baby.
2 heavy makeup light mothers who love beauty, can not avoid heavy makeup light.
And a lot of cosmetics contain lead, mercury or other chemicals. If the mother kisses the baby without removing makeup, or lets the baby kiss the mother, these harmful substances will enter the baby’s body, which may cause complications such as contact dermatitis and chronic lead poisoning.
In the United States, cases of lead poisoning have been reported in infants due to touching the face of the mother and licking the powder and fat on the mother’s face.
Protective measures: Mothers should try to reduce heavy makeup as much as possible, and they should completely remove makeup before kissing the baby.
3 colds due to the baby’s weak resistance, poor immunity, a little carelessness may be infected with a cold virus, and even cause bronchitis, pneumonia, otitis media, or combined encephalitis, myocarditis, so the mother should pay great attention to the cold virusEven if you only have mild cold symptoms, a slight headache, and sore throat, you should avoid intimate actions such as kissing each other.
Protective measures: It is best for mothers with cold symptoms to wear a mask when they come into contact with their baby.
4 Although diarrhea and diarrhea are infectious diseases, the pathogenic bacteria enter the intestine through the mouth, so the mouth of the carrier is also the source of infection.
Mothers kissing their babies, or tasting hot and cold with their tongues before feeding them, may increase the risk of diarrhea.
Protective measures: If the mother’s stomach has not been good recently, try to avoid kissing the baby.
5 Oral diseases Kissing is direct contact between lips and lips. If the mother has oral diseases such as gingivitis, pulpitis, dental caries, etc., there will be a lot of pathogenic bacteria in the mouth. By kissing the baby, these bacteria will enter the babyThe mouth, which can cause your baby’s oral disease or other complications.
Protective measures: Do not kiss the baby until the oral disease is cured.
6 Once a rash appears, mothers should be alert to whether it is a measles attack once they find a little rash on their body.
Because many young mothers did not get measles when they were young, they are themselves prone to measles.
Measles patients are the only source of infection. The virus exists in the conjunctiva, nose, mouth, pharynx and trachea, and can be transmitted through oral droplets.
And children themselves are susceptible to measles, especially l?
5-year-old children have the highest incidence, and kissing between mothers and children can easily spread the disease.
Protective measures: Once the mother has a suspect of this disease, the mother should be quarantined immediately and treated actively.
7 Carrying infectious hepatitis virus If the mother is a hepatitis patient or a carrier of the hepatitis virus, it is not safe to kiss the baby.
Hepatitis A is transmitted mainly through stool, oral route and close contact in daily life, while hepatitis B is transmitted through injection, blood transfusion or blood products, close contact, mother-to-child transmission, milk, saliva, and tears are all unsafe factors.
Protective measures: If the mother carrying the hepatitis virus is still contagious after testing, other methods should be taken to care for the baby.