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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.

Slinglings Baby Slings LLC
(206) 664-7639
13528 20th ave ne
Seattle, WA

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Punkernoodle Baby
(206) 325-3497
7350 Mary Ave. NW (Mailing address only)
Seattle, WA

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planet happy - play. learn. sustain.
(800) 995-0154
2914 NE 55TH ST
Seattle, WA

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Sound Trading Co
(978) 496-6710
5214 12th Ave NE #1
Seattle, WA

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Babies R Us 9572 - Lynnwood
(425) 672-3220
19500 Alderwood Mall Pkwy
Lynnwood, WA
 
For Your Bug-A-Boo
(206) 517-4861
7314 38th Ave NE
Seattle, WA

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Satsuma Designs
(206) 604-6465
42nd st
seattle, WA

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Mommy and Kai Naturals
(206) 782-5518
Online Only
Online, WA

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tottini
(206) 254-0400
259 Yale Avenue North
Seattle, WA

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Babies R Us
19500 Alderwood Mall Pw
Lynnwood, WA
 
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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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