Mar 20 2015

Foot Care

In summer time the children spend too much time in swimming pools and public changing rooms, spaces conducive to the proliferation of fungi. It is very important that children always wear flip-flops in public showers, leaving them clear not should never walk barefoot in locker rooms and in addition, in pools should be sunsets flip-flops to the edge to prevent any contagion. Before any symptoms of discomfort, we go immediately to a specialist so that you can assess the problem and catch it in time until it becomes a greater evil. In addition, we must remind children that towels and flip flops are not interchangeable, each should use yours, and thus avoid the infections that come from the spread of fungi. During the summer, visits to the beach, where children have fun playing and dragging along the sand, without worry after cleaned properly are also common. It is important to take advantage of these visits to encourage children to take walks along the sand, thus making that triggers the movement of their legs and feet, and even better, if we encourage them to chase playing with them.

In this way both we and them us beneficiariamos this while we had fun. Once leave the arena have to use sources and showers that are in a the output of the beaches with clean water thoroughly wash the child’s feet, removing all the sand that has stuck in the feet avoiding that shoe rubbing wounds may occur. At home nor should we forget the basic foot care of our son, that we must take into account both in summer and in winter. Remember that we have to pay special attention to drying, especially between fingers and is necessary, at this time more than ever, application of moisturizing creams that prevent them from future hardnesses. We must also remember that walking barefoot foot training aid, so it is very typical to scold our children walk without slippers and in fact we’re banning something that benefits them. Something obvious from this era is also the change of footwear, passing of boots, slippers or sandals girls dancers. This change can produce scratches on the feet of children since the shoe rubs directly with bare foot and may take a few days to get used. To avoid this as far as possible, should try to soften them if they are new.

If we chose to put the footwear of the previous year, it is advisable to give a layer of cream on the inside so that liners are softer and no injury. In addition, something attached to the summer is sweating and more on the feet of children, who continue to exercise and remain active despite the heat. For this reason, shoes or slippers that you choose for the summer should help perspiration and don’t always opt for the most economical option is the best. If despite these tips, shoes create gall at the feet of our son we must wash the rash with SOAP and water, look after them with an antiseptic and putting a band-aid until the healing wound. According to the letter all these tips will get to enjoy a summer of our little ones and avoid some of the problems that appear with the arrival of the heat and they can get to spoil us with our vacation.