Dr. M.J. Bazos, MD,
2 Month Old
• Continue to use a rear-facing infant car
seat that is properly secured in the back seat of the automobile at all
• Continue to put the baby to
sleep on his back or side.
to test the water temperature with your wrist to make sure it is not too hot
before bathing the baby.
leave the baby alone or with a young sibling or
• Do not leave the baby alone in
a tub of water or on high places such as changing tables, beds, sofas, or
chairs. Always keep one hand on the
• Continue to keep the baby's
environment free of smoke. Keep the home and car nonsmoking
• Install smoke detectors if
not already in place and make sure they work
• Do not drink hot liquids
or smoke while holding the baby.
Avoid overexposure to the sun.
toys with small parts or other small or sharp objects out of the baby’s