Tips to help prevent Shigellosis this half term.
This half term parents across the UK are fearful of letting their child's personal hygiene and good sanitary habits slip thanks to the growing number of children catching Shigellosis, but what can YOU do to help prevent your children becoming one of the unlucky ones who is forced to spend their mid term break suffering?
Like most contagious outbreaks a little bit of common sense goes a long way. If you have young children you will know that EVERYTHING including each others hands goes into your child's mouth. With this in mind remembering to wash your child's hand's can become a difficult habit to stick to, especially if your enjoying a break from routine and are in close proximity to other children. Soft play centres and parks are great places for children to unwind during half term but they are also a well known breeding ground for the bacteria that cause Shigellosis/Dysentery.
So what can you do to actively reduce the chances of your children catching this dreaded stomach bug this half term?
You wouldn't buy your child a new toy without checking they were in the right age range so why make a decision about your child's health without doing a bit of basic research first. Instead of repeatedly washing your child's hand (something impossible to maintain when out and about) many care givers are realising that hand sanistisers are actually a more suitable option. Products designed specifically for Children like our New Nilaqua Little Hands Alcohol Free Sanitiser don't just have a child friendly label on the front they are packed with child friendly ingredients that also kill up to 99.9999 % of bacteria in 30 seconds.
Its important to choose a product that isnt going to dry your child's delicate skin out and thats exactly why the nilaqua little hands sanitiser is so great-Our unique formulation is kind to hands and non drying. Ideal for multiple sanitisation throughout the day. Nilaqua® Alcohol Free Sanitiser is also paraben free and safe for children.
The 55ml Pocket Sanitiser is ideal for handbags, cars, bookbags and more. Our unique formulation is kind to hands and non drying. Nilaqua® Sanitiser is Non-Flammable and Non-Toxic making it suitable for all.
Purchase this number one germ killing hand sanitiser here and help safeguard your children from a serious stomach bug.