Best Baby Thermometer: Braun No Touch Forehead Thermometer

Aim, press and get baby’s temperature in seconds.
ByThe Bump Editors
Mar 2017
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Your days (and nights) of waking a grumpy, sick baby for a temperature reading are over. This easy-to-use no-touch thermometer let’s you take baby’s temperature without waking her.


  • Position thermometer two inches from baby’s forehead for an accurate reading
  • Backlit, color-coded display instantly shows if a fever is improving or getting worse
  • Sounds can be muted so you don’t have to worry about a single beep waking baby


When you have a sick baby on your hands, the last thing you want to deal with is trying to take baby’s temperature. Braun gets it done fast—and with accuracy.

Price: $70

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