Baby’s Play Place by Bright Starts

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One of the top rated activity gym mats for baby is the Baby’s Play Place by Bright Starts. Baby’s Play Place differs from most other activity gyms because the walls and overhead bars reconfigure to adapt to baby’s needs by making it convenient for newborns, tummy time, crawling and sitting.

Well Baby Tummy Time Mat

well baby tummy time mat

Tummy time for an infant is vital to development and growth. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends 40-60 minutes of tummy time per day so babies can avoid flat head syndrome and torticollis and as a result develop core muscle strength, gross motor skills and fine motor skills. Many if not most babies dislike […]

New Guidelines to Prevent Flat Head Syndrome

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Recently, the journal “Pediatrics” released new guidelines for Pediatricians and parents on how to prevent and correct flat head syndrome. The number of babies diagnosed with flat head syndrome (aka positional plagiocephaly) has increased significantly since the safe sleep campaign (established in 1994) have babies spending more time on their backs. These new guidelines are not to […]

Infantino Surfboard Tummy Time Mat

surfboard tummy time mat

Practicing tummy time with your baby from day 1 is important because it teaches them how to push up, roll over, sit up, crawl and eventually stand. When sleeping you always want to put your baby on their back but during awake time, tummy time is vital for their development and growth. In addition, due to “back […]