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Swaddling warning warranted

  Challenge swaddling, by saying if done incorrectly it has the potential to increase the risk of hip dysplasia, and you tend to provoke a response that is dismissive of the professionals raising the warning. As a parent, health professional, advocate for hip dysplasia,  and Founder of Healthy Hips Australia, I endorse the swaddling warning...
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It’s ‘that time’ again – review time. hipxray After being on a healthy hips journey for my two girls, for just over three years now, you’d think I’d be used to it, but I’m not. This time the stakes are higher, with both Eve and Maya being checked...
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Survive hip dysplasia without becoming a patient yourself – look after your back! Screen Shot 2015-08-26 at 8.09.24 PM Most commonly talked about in the work place, you rarely hear one parent talking to another about manual handling. Yet, during treatment for hip dysplasia, and in particular for...
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