Home > Parenting > Child > How to care for your baby 18 August 2003 Car seats No matter how rushed you are, always use a car seat. This way you will help your child form a lifelong habit of buckling up. 0 ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Always use a car seat and help your child form a lifelong habit of buckling up. Read the manufacturer's instructions and always keep them with the car seat. Make sure that you know how to fasten and unfasten the car seat and how to adjust shoulder straps. Children in rear-facing car seats should never be placed in a front seat equipped with an air bag. NEXT ON HEALTH24X 8 ways to protect your family from worms 2017-03-07 13:24 More: ChildHow to care for your baby advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... From our sponsors How to care for your vaginal flora Live healthier Hello? » SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Earworms: Let it go Is it bad to sleep with earplugs all the time? SEE: Do women hear better than men? The reason why men often appear not to be listening could be because they actually can't hear you. Confident smile? » Acidic drinks can harm your kids' smiles The facts on bleaching your teeth Am I taking good care of my teeth? Why are my teeth stained? We know the rules – brush your teeth twice a day and floss to keep them healthy. But, have you ever wondered what causes those stains that sometimes appear?