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Baby Car Seat and Its Proper Uses

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Baby Car Seat and Its Proper Uses

Guess who is poised at a bigger hazard and threat to his or her life and injury in car crashes? If you said infant, you guessed right. The reason for this is because the ligaments in their body especially those that provide support on the neck are not that tough yet compared to an adult's. Furthermore, their neck bones are yielding and their heads are still delicate. And that is the very reason why a baby car seat is imperative in infants whenever they are riding a vehicle. But nevertheless, using a baby booster seat is not enough. Based on...

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Tips on Baby Car Seat Shopping

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Tips on Baby Car Seat Shopping

Anyone who has children can tell you how quickly their baby outgrew their infant car seat. It is certainly faster than was expected, and it is now time to replace it with a larger version. Rear Or Forward Facing Most infant seats will carry your child till they are about 22 pounds. You will find out in your search for a new baby car seat that your baby will still need to be rear facing in the vehicle for a while longer. Your most viable option will be a convertible seat. A convertible car seat can be rear facing or...

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Baby Stroller Buying Guide

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Baby Stroller Buying Guide

Other than the family car, the first vehicle that your child will spend any time in is his or her baby stroller. This makes your baby's stroller a very important item and as time passes and your child grows, you may find that you need more than just one. Safety and your baby's comfort are the two most important things to consider when choosing a baby stroller. However, you need to keep yourself in mind also. After all, you are the one who will be lifting, carrying and pushing the stroller. So, look for the type of stroller that will...

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Baby Car Seats Safety Tips

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Baby Car Seats Safety Tips

Baby car seats can prevent serious injury to your child in the event of an accident. It is the law that all children under the age of twelve should be seated in the back seat. This is especially true if you have airbags in the front. From the time you bring your baby home from the hospital, s/he should be placed in an appropriate car safety seat. Infants must be in a rear facing infant only seat or an appropriate convertible seat until s/he weighs twenty pounds or reach the age of one. After twenty pounds and after the first...

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Advantages of Infant Car Seats

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Advantages of Infant Car Seats

A baby should be correctly restrained in her car seat until she reaches the age of seven. Most countries have laws which make it mandatory for the child to ride in special baby car seats until they reach a specific height or weight. If you require further persuasion take a look at this statistics. In the year 2009 alone close to 1, 79,000 children were involved in road accidents and a 1000 of them died. In the USA car accidents are the main cause of children's death. And most of those accidents could have been averted have the children been...

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