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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Chan | 2004/02/19

Q.

When to put into bed

Hi there currently I am using a cot for my baby. I would like to know when would the appropriate age be to put him into a bed?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Children usually outgrow a cot by about 2 years of age. When putting them in a bed it is advised to use some kind of barrier initially to prevent them from falling out.

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