There are many reasons for diarrhea of one-year-old baby. If it is serious diarrhea, please send to a doctor for help in time. If it’s mild diarrhea, the baby’s spirit is good, and there is no problem with food and sleep, mothers can try to relieve their baby’s condition by self-care.
Bacterial infection is usually accompanied by vomiting, abdominal pain, fever and other conditions, which should be promptly sent to the hospital for help. Severe diarrhea (sometimes accompanied by vomiting), accompanied by abdominal pain, bloody stool, fever, is often caused by viruses or bacteria (E.coli, Salmonella, etc.).
I. replenish body fluids in time to avoid imbalance of body fluids caused by diarrhea. Water, rice soup and juice can be fed at any time. It is better to take oral rehydration salt. The oral rehydration salt contains glucose, sodium chloride, potassium chloride, sodium citrate and other components, which can supplement electrolytes and body fluids lost due to diarrhea and vomiting, and regulate the balance of water, electrolyte and acid-base. It is now available in hospitals and pharmacies. The method of administration is to dissolve a small bag of oral rehydration salt in 500ml lukewarm boiled water and take it several times in a day. The dosage is based on the principle of “how much is lost and how much is added”.
2. Disinfect and keep furniture and tableware clean every day. To nurse the children with infectious diarrhea, disinfection and isolation should be done well, and tableware, water cup and water bottle should be disinfected frequently. Wash and dry clothes frequently. After nursing the sick child, the hands should be washed repeatedly before doing other things.
3. Prevent red buttocks. After each defecation, the sick child should change the diaper in time, and wash the anus and its surroundings with warm boiled water to prevent the occurrence of hip red and urinary tract infection. If buttock red is formed, tannic acid ointment or aureomycin cod liver oil can be applied.
4. Children with diarrhea should pay attention to adjust their diet and avoid adding new complementary food. The dietary principles for children with diarrhea are: adjust the diet and continue to eat. Continue to breastfeed if the sick child is not breastfed, continue to breastfeed with milk or dairy products that can be used by the sick child for daily consumption. For more than 6 months, the sick children can continue to eat the usual diet, such as porridge, noodles, eggs, vegetables, etc. But the processing should be fine and broken to make it easy to digest, so as to avoid changing food varieties or giving indigestible food during diarrhea.