From what age can you carry a baby in a kangaroo? We learn!
From what age can you carry a baby in a kangaroo? Now we analyze this issue in detail. We will also look at how to put a child in a kangaroo, depending on his age.
The appearance of the baby in the house is always happiness. The first words and other unforgettable moments: began to hold the head, turned over, sat down, stood on his feet and many others - all of this is laid in the memory, and the success of the baby becomes common with his parents.
Life does not stand still. We can not sit all the time in front of the child and see that he does not hurt himself, and in fact the children are interested to learn everything that is happening around. And mom and dad need to cook, clean, go to the shops. To help modern parents came special devices - "kangaroo". Parents can put it on themselves, put the baby there and not worry about anything.
With the advent of these useful backpacks, the question arises: "From what age can you carry a child in the" kangaroo "?" There is no definite answer.Some people believe that the device is suitable for use from birth. The most common opinion is that you can start using the "kangaroo" only from four months.
If you want to use a backpack from birth, then it must be possible to carry the child in a horizontal position. It is important for the proper formation of the spine. To do this, the device must have special support for the head and a solid back.
Before buying this device, it is advisable to contact your doctor and find out at what age you can carry the baby in a kangaroo. Each child has its own individual characteristics and develops in its own way, therefore, a specialist consultation is necessary.
How to choose a bag "kangaroo"? Your choice depends not only on the external parameters of the device, but also on the age of the baby.
At this age, the child's spine did not have time to completely get stronger, respectively, it will not withstand long loads without consequences. Such a backpack should have a comfortable headrest, as the kids sleep a lot while walking. The child should not tire out and feel discomfort.Remember that he will not tell you about the inconvenience, and the choice of "kangaroo" should be taken very seriously! Mounts should be on the sides and back. To do this, special rollers are mounted on the edges of the head restraint. Also, support is provided by the hood. After about four months, the device wears out, and it becomes necessary to acquire a new one. But the baby is growing too!
More than 4-6 months
By this age, the baby is growing up, and he becomes interested in everything that happens around. He will not sit, buried his face in his mom or dad, well, if the baby does not start to be naughty, because he needs to see everything with his eyes.
"Kengurushka" for this age should be convenient for viewing the world, that is, the child must look in the direction of the movement, in the position of "face from the mother." The seat itself must be sufficiently wide, comfortable and soft, which can be provided by rollers on the sides, which must necessarily be present in the device. The baby should be comfortable, and the correct fit will ensure a pleasant walk without disturbing the blood supply to the feet that will not leak.Thanks to the heat from the rollers, the legs will not freeze.
The most important thing that should be in the “kangaroo” backpack is reliable clamps to secure the child so that it is tightly pressed against the carrier. As a result, the load on the spine, which did not have time to get stronger, is significantly reduced.
The device must be multifunctional and easily transformable. It is desirable that it was possible to choose several different positions - facing the mother and from the mother, lying down.
The maximum weight of the child to carry it in the bag "kangaroo" - about 15-17 kg. That is, you can wear a baby up to two years. If you get a quality backpack, the child can be carried from birth. Look, do not confuse the supine position with the feeding position.
When buying, you must carefully check the strength of the backpack. This is because the main load falls on the shoulder straps, straps and buckles, so it is important that they are securely fastened. Always carefully check the firmware in these places, not only with the purchase, but also before each removal of the child. If you notice that the mount is at least slightly weakened, then you should not risk it - it is better to choose a new bag - "kangaroo".
Now you know at what age you can carry a baby in a “kangaroo” and how to transport your baby in this bag. If you follow these simple rules, you will never have problems using this item. But remember that extremely long carrying a child in the "kangaroo" is undesirable. It needs to be developed. Hold your baby's head all the time while carrying it. In addition, consultations with the orthopedic surgeon are desirable, he will tell you in detail how to carry the child in the "kangaroo". Improper position can cause not only pain, but also curvature of the spine.