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Old 01-11-2013, 03:54 PM   #7
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Re: Are baby hammocks safe?

We have a Kanoe and loved it! My DS really enjoyed sleeping in it and bouncing himself to sleep

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Originally Posted by s@hmommy View Post
There is another recent thread about this that someone gave some pretty convincing arguments against them. I think it was titled something about a hanging crib possibly.
I read that thread. When I bought our hammock, it said that it cradled the baby in the same position as being in a mother's arms and conformed to their natural shape. Also it said that since they are not laying on a hard surface, that flat head is not an issue. Flat head is something seen from sleeping on a hard flat surface, not from a hammock.

But I think this is something that each parent must decide for themselves. We used it and loved it with our second baby, but decided on a crib with our third
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