2/05/13 7/06/09 POPSUGAR Moms Health and Fitness Tools for Difficult Baby Tasks Mommy's Lil Helpers For Tough Hygiene Tasks July 6, 2009 by Moms 0 Shares Chat with us on Facebook Messenger. Learn what's trending across POPSUGAR. Babies needing their temperature taken or their noses cleared don't intimidate mamas who have the right tools. Handy parents who have gone though the trials of helping their tots have created products that get the jobs done. Take a look at some of the more interesting inventions that were made to assist fellow moms and dads. Image Source: Getty Thermometers Image Source: Getty These days there are a lot of less invasive options to taking a child's temperature rectally. Exergen Temporal Artery Thermometer ($50) scans the forehead and reports the temperature, while the Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer ($40) gives a reading after five seconds in the ear. An overwhelming number of lilsugar readers also said they would try the Pacifier Thermometer from Summer Infant ($8), which rests in the baby's mouth like a traditional pacifier. Exergen Temporal Artery Thermometer $50 from toysrus.com Buy Now Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer $40 from amazon.com Buy Now Medicine Dispensers Image Source: Getty There's no need to fight off a tightly clenched jaw when using one of these medicine dispensers. Almost three-quarters of lilsugar readers were ready to try the Medibottle ($15) that places the medicine right into a babe's mouth while she sucks on a bottle. The Medicine Pacifier works in a similar fashion while a KidKupz ($7) relies on a little bit of sugar to help the medicine go down. Medicine Pacifier works in a similar fashion while a $7 from onestepahead.com Buy Now Nasal Aspirators Image Source: Getty The traditional bulb-ended aspirator may be a relic now that newer items are available. The NoseFrida ($17) allows mama to literally suck the congestion right out of her tot's nose, while the Cleanoz ($30) uses batteries to get the job done as quickly as possible. NoseFrida $17 from amazon.com Buy Now Share this post AspiratorsHealth And FitnessBehaviorThermometersMedicine Stay Sane and SavvyWith Our Moms Newsletter You're subscribed! Sign Up For Our Newsletter Select topics that interest you Parenting Humor New Moms Activities and Recipes Parenting News Sign up with facebook By signing up, I agree to the Terms & to receive emails from POPSUGAR.