One year on since we made the change from double nappies to the pavlik harness- and how things have changed! We’ve hit milestones and we have a walker!
Dear DDH parent, the one feeling fearful for what lies ahead for their baby after a diagnosis of hip dysplasia. I get you. I know how you feel and the questions you have. But always know, I’ve got you.
It’s been six months since our last appointment at the Hip Dysplasia DDH clinic where the pavlik harness was removed. This time it’s an X-Ray- so what happens?
When your baby is fitted with a pavlik harness for hip dysplasia often you are told they will be delayed in meeting milestones for rolling, crawling and walking. But is this really the case?
Now we are reaching 8 months of age, it’s time to move onto hip and back carrying with the Ergo Baby, which is hip healthy and perfect for Aces hip dysplasia.
Where do you even start when dressing a baby with hip dysplasia (DDH) whose fitted with a Pavlik Harness? Hopefully these handy hints will get you on your way.
So I've been keeping a teeny weeny secret from you. Just over a month or so ago, when Ace was still undergoing his hip dysplasia treatment, he featured in the latest Disney collaboration with Primark, Dumbo.
Hip hip hooray! We are officially Pavlik Harness free from today! Our DDH journey has come to an end for now, and we wouldn’t of got here without your support.
When your baby is placed in a Pavlik Harness for hip dysplasia treatment it’s hard to know which products you can trust to be hip friendly. So here’s my guide of what has worked for us.
This week is Hip Health Week with Steps charity, whose aim it is to raise awareness and promote early detection of Hip Dysplasia (DDH). You can help spread their message by sharing their posts and even sharing your story.