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Some parents are eager for their baby to walk. They think that a baby walker will help the process along. In fact, walkers make learning to walk a slower process. They strengthen muscles in the lower leg. But they don't help develop muscles in the upper leg and hip-the muscles most needed in walking. Check below for related information, products and services.

Toys R Us
4585 Eastgate Blvd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Toys R Us
7800 Montgomery Ave
Cincinnati, OH
 
Abrahamson Pediatric Eye Inst
(513) 636-4751
3333 Burnet Ave
Cincinnati, OH
 
Montgomery Pediatrics
(513) 984-5552
10535 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Northeast Cinti Pediatric Associates Inc
(513) 530-0200
11238 Cornell Park DR
Cincinnati, OH
 
Baby Steps at Johnny's Toys
(859) 261-9559
4314 Boron Drive
Covington, KY
 
Best for Babies
(513) 793-2229
7225 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH
 
Babies Milk Fund Bmf Pediatric Care
(513) 861-7313
400 Martin Luther King Dr E
Cincinnati, OH
 
Pediatric Prods LLC
(513) 891-4633
10999 Reed Hartman Hwy
Cincinnati, OH
 
Anthony Munoz NFL Alumni Pediatric Cntr
(513) 241-6353
270 Southern Ave
Cincinnati, OH
 

Baby Walkers

Baby Walkers

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Some parents are eager for their baby to walk. They think that a baby walker will help the process along. In fact, walkers make learning to walk a slower process. They strengthen muscles in the lower leg. But they don't help develop muscles in the upper leg and hip-the muscles most needed in walking.

Walkers also make getting around too easy. They don't help babies learn balance and coordination.

Even worse, walkers are a safety hazard. They can tip over easily. In a walker, babies are more likely to fall down stairs. They can also roll into dangerous places.

A walker is an example of expensive, unnecessary equipment made for babies. Instead of buying a walker, get a sturdy wagon or push car. Show your baby how to push the car around the room or playground. This will help build the muscles and coordination he needs for walking.

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