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 K Naomi takes a stand and shows women how to fight back WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal voucher! Constipation in women SA's old diesel vehicles continue to fuel allergies Live healthier Are you sure? » Aid your digestion What are digestive disorders? Are you really constipated? Many people think that if they do not have two or more bowel movements every single day of their lives they are constipated. This is patently not true, writes DietDoc. True of False? » SEE: How anaphylactic shock affects your body Stop believing these 10 allergy myths Do you still believe that hay fever is caused by hay? Or that food allergies are really common? No, and no again. We bust 10 myths about allergies.