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What types of families are their?
bean-pole, nuclear, empty nest, lone-parent, extended, step, boomarang
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What is a modern day family?
both parents have a better education, work longer hours, normal for a father to be at home, more money if both parents are working, better lifestyle. increase technology(parents could work at home), cut cost on childcare
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When planning for a family what are the main things you need to consider?
financally stable, stable relationship,good home environment, ideal age
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What equipment do you need when planning to have a baby
bottles, nappies, warm and cool clothes(right material),cot, appropiate pram,sterilizar,first aid kit, changing table
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What are safety-labels
safety lables are labels on toys and equipment to ensure that it is safe for children, for example, BEAB: means it has been checked by people
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How can you prevent accidents?
stair gates, locks on doors and cubroads, baby moniters, fire alarms, socket guards, dont fill the bath up so much, check temp, safety mat
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What are the safety factors of outdoors?
shed for adult equipment, fencing, gates, make sure posieness plants are removed, check for dog or cat feaces
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How to prevent choking?
make sure you cut their food in too little pieces
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How would you prevent poisening?
out things high up, put locks on cuboads
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How to prevent a child getting sun burnt?
factor 50 sun cream, hat, have some sort of shading, paracel on prams
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How would you ensure car safety?
never put a child in front seat, child lock, making sure the seat is suitable for their age, dont leave child unsupervised, always drive to the speed limit
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What do you need to do for road safety?
hold childs hand crossing roads, wait for crossing, dont let children play in the streets or near roads, always look both ways when crossing
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Toys and pet safety
make sure the toy is a reasonable size so the child cant choke, supersize if toy does look safe,never leave children alone with dogs, teach children to be gentle with dogs and cats, check for feaces, keep dog and cat dishes out of reach from children
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What is in first aid?
bandage, sterlized wipes, plasters, tape, sizzors, therometer, safety pins, disposalable gloves, first aid maual
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How are cuts caused?
tripping over, falling over
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What treatment would you use on the cut using first aid?
sterlizing area with wipe, drying with a clean towel, and appling a plaster or bandage
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How to treat a burn or scald?
run under cold tap for about 10 minutes, and wrap in kiln film
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How would you treat a child if it swallowed bleach?
make it have a glass of water or milk, and then take it too a hospital
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What is a modern day family?

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When planning for a family what are the main things you need to consider?

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