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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
2425 Wiley Blvd
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Birth, Baby and Beyond
(319) 364-1144
4330 Czech Lane NE
Cedar Rapids, IA
Alternate Phone Number
319-364-1144
Hours
Mon. 10-3, Tues. 10-3, Wed. 10-7, Thurs. 10-3, Fri. 10-5, Sat. 10-5

Babymatters
(319) 364-1144
1520 1st Ave Nw Ste 1
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Toys R Us
(319) 396-0445
2425 Wiley Blvd Sw
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Suite Dreams
(515) 223-2337
9351 Swanson Blvd
Clive, IA
 
Baby Time
(319) 531-6401
4341 1st Ave SE, Suite 123
Cedar Rapids, IA
Alternate Phone Number
319-531-6401
Hours
Tues-Saturday 10-3pm

Once Upon A Child
(319) 378-9844
3625 1st Ave Se
Cedar Rapids, IA
 
Baby Time
(319) 270-6328
2431 Teresa Dr. SW
Cedar Rapids, IA
Alternate Phone Number
319-270-6328

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(419) 430-6736
Iowa City
Iowa City, IA

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8801 University Ave
Des Moines, IA
 
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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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