dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Baby Stores Texarkana AR

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.

babyclothesline.net
(903) 306-0287
p.o. box 1306
nash, TX
 
Terra Tots natural parenting
(479) 587-8687
21 West Mountain Street, Ste 227
Fayetteville, AR

Data Provided By:
Mountain Air Natural Beds
(479) 966-2262
1108 N College Ave.
Fayetteville, AR

Data Provided By:
Anns Trendy Kidz
(501) 513-1133
1116 Oak St.
Conway, AR
 
Toys R Us
4166 N. College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
 
Itty Bitty Baby Bunz, LLC
(866) 743-5702
PO Box 16061
Little Rock, AR

Data Provided By:
Whimsy Woods Children's Shoppe
(479) 253-7797
1022 C.R. 114
Eureka Springs, AR

Data Provided By:
Toys R Us
5609 E. Rogers Ave.
Fort Smith, AR
 
Cloud 9 Sleep Shop
(870) 425-9686
1406 Hwy 62 East
Mountain Home, AR
 
Babies R Us 7712 - Little Rock
(501) 221-0478
2616 S.Shakelford Rd.
Little Rock, AR
 
Data Provided By:

Baby Walkers

Baby Walkers

...

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.

This content has been provided freely by CMC. Click Healthy Start, Grow Smart-Your-Eleven-Month-Old for your free download. Click GreatDad Free Ebook to download the entire Health Start, Grow Smart series.

Note: For info on sex after delivery, subscribe now to the GreatDad newsletter for new dads.

Previous / Next: Building Skills Through Play

Click here to read the rest of this article from GreatDad.com