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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.

Pure Baby Joy
(216) 269-3113
www.purebabyjoy.com
Cleveland, OH

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Toys R Us
27048 Lorain Rd
North Olmsted, OH
 
Babies R Us
26520 Lorain Road
North Olmsted, OH
 
Jelly Beans Children's Consignment Boutique
(440) 934-2946
36785 Detroit Rd
Elyria, OH
 
The Children's Place
(440) 324-0035
3258 Midway Mall
Elyria, OH
 
Babies R Us 9284 - North Olmsted
(440) 716-8614
26520 Lorain Rd.
North Olmsted, OH
 
Toys R Us
1601 West River Road No
Elyria, OH
 
Toys R Us
8515 Day Drive
Parma, OH
 
Limited Too
(440) 979-9345
816 Great Northern Mall
North Olmsted, OH
 
Gymboree Store The Childrns Wear
(440) 734-3066
806 Great Northern Mall
North Olmsted, OH
 
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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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