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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
6 Bangor Mall Blvd.
Bangor, ME
 
Strollermama
(216) 831-9577
28001 Chagrin Blvd.
Woodmere, OH
 
Humanity Infant
(888) 403-6872
11 S. Main St.
Strong, ME

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Buzzie Bee Diapers
(207) 542-0505
22 Masonic Street
Rockland, ME

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Tiny Totland
(207) 774-2229
284 Western Avenue
South Portland, ME
 
The Littlest Details
(440) 934-3778
36840 Detroit Rd.
Avon, OH
 
Bella Luna Toys
(888) 438-1299
139 Buttermilk Ln
South Thomaston, ME

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Fuzzi Bunz Online
(207) 583-2764
PO Box 203
Waterford, ME

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Babies R Us
200 Running Hill Road
South Portland, ME
 
Toys R Us
303 Maine Mall Road
South Portland, ME
 
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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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