Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Kim | 2010-08-30

Q.

deworming

Hey Doc!
I have a 16month old boy. Is it necassary to deworm him and how often. He is not at creche, he stays at home and doesn''t play in sand and things, but i''ve heard that i still need to deworm him.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

If you have dog at home then it is worthwhile deworming your son, but otherwise there is no need to do so.

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