– An infant can choke on food but also small objects, a toy, a coin, etc. If he coughs for a few moments, do nothing, coughing is the best way to evacuate the stuck object.
– However, if your child has violent coughing fits and turns red, you must act quickly, which means his airways are blocked. If there is more than one of you, immediately call the emergency response unit or the fire department. This will allow for faster arrival of help if the following methods fail.
– Here is how to rescue a choking infant while waiting for help.
– Note: Never hesitate to call the emergency response unit or the fire department if your baby is choking, especially an infant. Even if your baby is better when they arrive, it is still important to perform tests to see if the lack of oxygenation has caused any after-effects.