PART ITHE CARE OF CHILDREN
At what age may a child be given a full tub bath?
Usually when ten days old; it should not be given before the cord has come off.
How should the bath be given?
It should not be given sooner than one hour after feeding. The room should be warm; if possible there should be an open fire. The head and face should first be washed and dried; then the body should be soaped and the infant placed in the tub... more...