Articles — doorway or floor jumper
Posted by Norbert Shtaynberg on
Many parents think that infant walkers will help their baby to walk. The truth is that walkers interfere with learning to walk.The risk of infant walkers1. It decreases the desire to walk by providing an easier alternative.2. Strengthen the wrong muscles3. Walkers can delay mental development4. The risk of injuryStatistics and InjuriesBaby walkers send more than 14,000 children to the hospital every year.Injuries - most often happen when the baby falls because the walker has tipped over. Other accidents happen when the baby moves into places the parents wouldn't normally expect the child to be - such as on stairs....
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