Tag: child holding

Kid Carrying and the Shoulder

Q: Katy [Bowman] has a video showing how to carry a baby (baby sits on her forearm, not hip) and while I'm amazed at how much more I can carry this last baby after giving up on baby carriers, I could not do it the way she says. She is really tall. My short arms don't fit the baby the same way. I end up using my hand to grip their thigh. I want to know more about carrying babies and toddlers. LINK TO VIDEO First of all, Katy is not really tall. I’m 6’1.5” and she’s about 5’8” or s

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Breastfeeding and the Shoulder

I put out a call on my Facebook page (link) asking for questions about shoulder related issues and I got a lot of really great questions. I can only answer these questions with the limited knowledge and training that I have and thus these are by no means definitive answers, but they might help to guide your thinking. If I can point you in the direction for more information, I certainly will. I answered the first question in my last post (link) as it was about that topic (scapular movement)

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