As tension can run especially high on the very day, bringing a little something that your child enjoys could help.
Mr Day said: “Doing something fun such as reading books, playing with toys, or watching YouTube videos can take your child’s mind off the vaccination.
“You may also plan to do something fun after the appointment like going to the park or the library which can be something to look forward to.”
Praising and rewarding
Once your child gets through the Covid immunisation, the expert shared it could be helpful to notice their “bravery”.