If your child isn’t feeling well, taking their temperature is a good way to know if they’re on their way to a fever. But do you have the right type of thermometer? There are a few factors that you should consider when it comes to thermometers for children.
- Type of thermometer – Some thermometers may not be accurate for younger children.
- Age – The type and method of temperature-taking varies by age in children.
- Ways of taking temperature – Where to safely and correctly place the thermometer for the best results.
Keep on reading below to find out more about each item.