5 THINGS TO KNOW if your child is con­vuls­ing

Good Health Choices - - Be Informed -

1

STAY calm.

2

MAKE sure the child is in a safe po­si­tion and can’t fall or hit

some­thing hard.

3

LAY the child on their side to pre­vent chok­ing, es­pe­cially if you can see a lot of saliva com­ing

out of their mouth.

4

KEEP a look­out for breath­ing prob­lems or any colour change in

their face.

5

CALL 111 if the con­vul­sions last for more than five min­utes or the child turns blue.

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