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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
1308 W Patrick St
Frederick, MD
 
GREAT BEG.
18501 N. Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Toys R Us
600 N. Frederick Rd.
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Passport Baby
(301) 668-0644
6103 Cool Spring Ter S
Frederick, MD
 
Gymboree Corp
(301) 631-1785
5235 Buckeystown Pike
Frederick, MD
 
Toys R Us
7106 Geoffrey Drive
Frederick, MD
 
Great Beginning Furniture
(301) 417-9702
18501 N. Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD
 
Steamboard Kids
(301) 682-5439
145 N Market St
Frederick, MD
 
Bugs And Buttercups
(301) 698-1110
1700 Kingfisher Dr
Frederick, MD
 
Googleberry Kids
(301) 330-6080
6860 Olney Laytonsville Rd
Gaithersburg, MD
 

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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