Bathing Babies Topic Guide
Bathing Babies: Bathing your newborn baby for the first time is one of the sweetest and, for some, one of the most anxiety-provoking milestones of parenthood. Before bathing baby, have all supplies within reach. Check the water temperature before putting baby in the tub, and never leave a baby alone in the bath.
Burns Heat, chemical, or electrical injury to the skin, eyes, nerves, blood vessels, and internal organs can cause burns. First-degree burn symptoms include red skin and local pain (sunburn). Second-degree burns can cause blisters and swelling. Third-degree burns are a medical emergency, and cause white or black charred skin.