Does this work for babies/kids/adults?
Yes. The product is effective on any person, regardless of age.
Can a child/teenager use this to take another person’s temperature or their own?
Yes, it’s easy enough for them to use and safe. Please keep an eye on small children and guide them when using it.
Does this work for pets?
No. This is designed for humans. Please consult a licensed veterinarian for the appropriate thermometer for your pet.
What is the unit of measurement used?
The Care Touch Infrared Forehead Thermometer can switch between either.
How do you change the display from Celsius to Fahrenheit?
Launch the Unit Changing Mode by pressing and holding the Start button for three seconds. Next, press the start button again but immediately release it to choose the unit. Once done, press the Start button once more to exit the Unit Changing Mode.
How far from the forehead should I take the temperature readings?
Aim the thermometer at the center of the forehead with a distance of 2-3 cm.
How do I switch between modes?
You can press the MODE BUTTON to switch the mode between Forehead mode and Object mode.
What are the dimensions of this product?
The dimensions are 153 mm. x 41 mm. x 44mm.
How long does it need to take your temperature?
Get results in as fast as three seconds.
Does it use batteries or is it rechargeable?
The Care Touch Infrared Forehead Thermometer uses two AAA batteries.
How accurate is this thermometer?
Rectal thermometers are considered the most accurate while forehead thermometers come in second. Forehead thermometers measurements fall within 0.4 degrees. It’s important that the patient keeps absolutely still while taking the temperature, and the forehead isn’t sweating because sweat can cool the skin as it dries.
Can sunburn affect the results of a forehead thermometer?
Changes in temperature on the skin may show inaccurate measurements. Wait for some time for the body to cool before taking their temperature.
How will I know if it needs to be recharged?
A low battery indicator will be shown on the screen.