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Wrap your baby right Rigid swaddling could pose a risk to your baby....


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PS Mom Reviews

PS Mom Reviews There are two aspects to swaddling safely: 1) Avoiding suffocation and 2) Preventing Hip Dysplasia. Hip Dysplasia is one of the most common conditions among newborn babies, affecting...

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The Benefits and Risks of Swaddling Your Baby

The Benefits and Risks of Swaddling Your Baby There are many benefits to swaddling your baby, but incorrect swaddling can lead to serious health problems like hip dysplasia. Follow our tips to avoid...

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Orlando Family Magazine

Hip Dysplasia On a summer day in 2006, Sanford residents Dan and Cara Whitney welcomed their first child, Wyatt into the world. After those initial happy weeks, the immense joy that surrounded...

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Illuminate Blog

How improper swaddling can harm your baby Most people aren’t familiar with the term “hip dysplasia.” This little known condition is the leading cause of hip arthritis in young...

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Safe Swaddling Did you know there’s a direct connection between incorrect swaddling and hip dysplasia? Swaddling an infant has many positive effects, such calming a crying baby and soothing...

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Risky wrap: dangers of swaddling babies FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- When you think about hip problems, senior citizens may come to mind. However, doctors say infants are at risk of developing serious...

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ERGOparent Magazine

Incorrect Swaddling Related to Increase in Infant Hip Dysplasia; Hip Dysplasia Institute Offers Hip Health Swaddling Tips Dr. Charles Price, pediatric orthopedist at the Winnie and Arnold Palmer...

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Swaddling baby may cause more pain than comfort FLINT (WJRT) - (10/24/11) - Something parents do to comfort their babies may actually end up hurting them, instead. Swaddling can be risky, if you...

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Your News Now

Your Health: Dangers of Swaddling Hip dysplasia is a condition that causes the hip joint not to develop correctly. Developmental dysplasia of the hip can happen at birth or can be developed as...

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    On April 11, 2016, I delivered my first child, a baby girl, named Clai...


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    Lauren Parr became an advocate for hip dysphasia when her daughter Tor...


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