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82,000 Filipino
you doing

children die
enough for your
before their 5th birthday
child to
KiDS Can’t WAIT Help your child survive.
Skilled attendance during GIVE YOUR CHILD A HAPPY, HEALTHY LIFE.
1 pregnancy, delivery and
immediate postpartum For more information, contact:

2 Care of the newborn National Center for Disease Prevention and Control
Tel. 7438301 loc. 1728
Breastfeeding and
3 complementary feeding

4 supplementation
and deworming

Immunization of
5 children and mothers

Integrated management
6 of sick children

Child injury prevention
7 and control

8 Birth Spacing

Childbirth in a hospital or a health schedule facility. especially before the health center or clinic eating and after using the toilet Eye prophylaxis Have tetanus toxoid immunization Toothbrushing at least twice a day Newborn screening. Basic CHILD SURVIVAL Practices Please check the box if you have done or are doing the following health practices. Always being supervised by a responsible the baby completes his/her immunization adult. 24 hours after birth Take nutritious food and iron supplment Visit to the dentist every six months Infant and Growing Child Have dental check-up Daily bath Infant receives ONLY breastmilk during the Has birth plan first six months of life General Child Safety At Childbirth At six months. During Mom’s Pregnancy Regular visits / consultations to Clean cord care Frequent handwashing. fish. i. fruits. grains. drowning and burn care by skilled health worker (doctor. the baby continues Lives in a safe home and community free breastfeeding in addition to appropriate or protected from injuries like fall. poultry.e. etc. Able to play with other children aside from Breastfeeding of the newborn infant his/her siblings (brother or sister) within the first hour of birth Receives vitamin A every six months For Mom & Dad Skin-to-skin contact of mother and Receives deworming drugs every six months newborn At least three years interval before the next Receives consultation and proper treatment pregnancy BCG and Hepa B immunization of from a health worker at the first sign of an newborn illness Practice responsible parenting . the greater the chance for your under-5 year old child to survive the most crucial stage of his or her life. nurse.. The more you check. vegetables. Childbirth and immediate postpartum complementary foods he/she takes electrocution. midwife) At nine months or before the first birthday. Care for the Newborn food groups. like a lying-in clinic Given safe toys appropriate for his/her age Receives daily proper nutrition from all of the and physical and mental development. meat.