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What Is The Best Treatment For Poor Head Control
Cannot hold head: When a baby cannot support his head it is delayed head control--shows poor muscle strength of neck muscles. ...Read more
My baby is 4 months. Can she start using a walker/bouncer? She has good head control and can sit supported.
When able to sit up: Walkers and jumpers do not help a baby learn to walk. Walkers and jumpers are ok to use under adult supervision, and for less than 30-60 minutes at one time. They are not for keeping a toddler in, without supervision. Dangers include crashing into furniture corners, flipping over, falling down stairs, and sliding through the seat (possibly getting tangled up and possibly getting choked). ...Read more
3 month old, good head control, trys to stand on his legs when i try to put him down, can I let him stand with support or should I keep stopping him?
Prop reflex: A 3 mo will extend his/her legs to prop as a standard reflex, it is not an effort to stand. This reflex disappears between 6-9 mo as kids nervous system prepares for voluntary standing. You will not make him bow legged by doing this, but it is more a parlor trick at this age than anything.There are more appropriate things to do with a 3 mo. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can I prop up my 7w baby during tummy time. She has great head control but struggles a little bit with her forearms. Is this an issue?
It's ok.: You just have to be careful and supervise. Why don't you go to the internet and check out the video "Tummy Time: Why and How to Do It" , sponsored by Tommee Tippee. It's a very nice video. And you will see that some of the babies in the video aren't too thrilled with, and struggle with tummy time too! ...Read more
I have lots of acne cyst in my poor head and face. I already took antibiotic and cream but is not gone what the best treatment of acne? Pls help
What is the best treatment for reuccaring back head fungus that wont respond to creams or tablets?
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