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Babywearing and hip dysplasia: Bobas research into hip healthy positioning

The many benefits of babywearing, both physical and emotional, are well documented, yet for parents of babies with hip dysplasia it isn't always straightforward. In this situation finding suitable baby carriers for hip dysplasia and understanding the correct positioning becomes incredibly important. Hip dysplasia affects between 1 and 2 in every 1000 babies and can lead to serious issues in later life, such as hip pain or osteoarthritis, yet up until now there has been very little research on the impact of incorrect positioning while babywearing. In a bid to put this right, Boba has ...

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