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chicken pox

(5 Posts)
charlot Sun 28-Jun-09 19:28:55

hi im new to this, infact this is my first thread so i hope i do i right.lol. I'v herd that its best to let kids catch chicken pox at an early age, but is 11 months to early?

charlot Sun 28-Jun-09 19:29:49

think i did it wrong.

jabberwocky Sun 28-Jun-09 19:31:02

Sounds a bit early to me.

cookielove Sun 28-Jun-09 19:33:56

I know lots of children that have caught it that young and even younger, i think i've even known a few newborns (i work in a nursery, we had a bad outbreak a few years ago).

bigstripeytiger Sun 28-Jun-09 19:44:50

My DD had chicken pox when she was 10 months, and she was fine, but I dont think I would deliberately expose an 11 month old to chicken pox.

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