Doctors push ban on baby walkers


What it's worth, I'm Cheri Preston. Two hundred thirty thousand that's how many children have been injured in one of these. You can't see it, obviously. But that's the sound of a little baby in a Walker. There are loads of videos online little kids and baby walkers, but the American Academy of pediatrics wishes there weren't actually calling for a complete ban on baby walkers. And here's why according to the journal pediatrics two thousand kids are injured every year in walkers a total of more than two hundred thirty thousand have been hurt since nineteen ninety most of them head and neck injuries. And those are just the kids who went to the emergency room. Here's the issue walkers give even very young children quick mobility. But they're just not ready for the last time. The study looked at all this was about ten years ago. This is the first comprehensive check on number

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