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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.

North Star Toys
(800) 737-0112
HC 81, Box 617
Questa, NM

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Gypsy Baby
(505) 983-1788
708 Canyon Road
Sante Fe, NM
 
Babies R Us
45 Hotel Circle
Albuquerque, NM
 
Babes And Kids Furniture
(770) 518-9849
180 Boulder Dr
Roswell, NM
 
Casa Natura
(505) 820-7634
328 Sandoval St
Santa Fe, NM
 
Toys R Us
7400 Indian School Road
Albuquerque, NM
 
Toys R Us
3701 Ellison Rd. N.W.
Albuquerque, NM
 
Rio Grande Diaper Service
(505) 877-6311
1410 Lakeview RD SW
Albuquerque, NM
 
Cozy Baby Rentals
(505) 797-7030
9704 Lona Ln NE
Albuquerque, NM
 
ABC Nursing
(575) 523-2629
420 Bason Dr
Las Cruces, NM
 
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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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