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Choosing Safe Baby Products: Carriers


Babies love and need close contact, and infant carriers are ideal for nestling them against their parents. Most injuries that happen with these carriers are from falls. The two types of carriers are soft, pouch-like ones for young babies, and structured frame carriers for older babies.

What to look for:

SAFETY NOTES:

Reviewed by: Kate M. Cronan, MD
Date reviewed: January 2018


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