Minor illness

Looking after your little one when they are not feeling well can be worrying and at times tiring. There are lots of places to get support from:

Your Gp / Practice Nurse
Health Visitor
Your Pharmacist
NHS 111
NHS Choices

You will hear a lot that ‘you know your child best’ and this is true if you are at all worried that they may be more seriously unwell please contact the relevant services:

A&E
NHS 111

Parents are usually the best person to look after their little one, doing a first aid course in your local will give you basic first aid skills and help you feel more confident in looking after them.
Common minor illness in children and information :

Reflux
Constipation
Teething
Sticky eye
Crying
Cradle Cap
Nappy rash
Baby Acne