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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Caz | 2007/11/29

Q.

When to deworm

Hi doc? Should one deworm a child as a routine or only if there are any signs that they need to be dewormed? My child is 14months old.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Unless he is playing outside in the sand especially where cats and dogs have been, there is no need to deworm such a young child.

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