• Justice Esiri

Hygiene and Good Sanitation — Know What Is Healthy for Your Kids

Little children are everywhere, grabbing anything within reach of their tiny hands or stuffing anything edible into their mouths. Children's hyperactivity is as normal as it gets, but it's dangerous from a hygiene standpoint. As a parent or guardian, you must know what is healthy for your children and inculcate in them the best hygiene practices from the onset.

Hygiene is more than a word; it's a habit, and not something to take lightly when dealing with small children. Children have an infant immune system; they can become ill if they encounter even the smallest number of germs.

In this article, we will go into detail about good hygiene practices when dealing with children, and tips to instil these habits in your children.


There are five simple, yet essential hygienic practices that are crucial to maintaining good health for kids, and they are as follows:

  • Washing of hands regularly

  • Oral hygiene

  • Regular baths

  • Clean Clothes

  • Disinfection of play areas for kids

As simple as they make look, knowing and helping your kids do these can save you a lot of trouble. Read on to know more