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When you’re the parent of an infant, there’s a lot to think about and consider – especially when it comes to safety. There are practices for safe sleeping, car seat riding, bathing, diapering, and the list goes on and on. › Continue Reading

I was diagnosed with congenital hip dysplasia immediately after birth. My clicky hips were treated with the 1980s version of the Pavlik harness, triple cloth diapers.  As a child, I was a masterful toe-walker and contortionist that enjoyed w-sitting, doing › Continue Reading

Congenital coxa vara. It’s a condition that most parents have probably never heard of, and rightfully so: it occurs once in every 25,000 births. Coxa vara is a hip condition in which there is a discrepancy of the growth in › Continue Reading