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No amount of encouragement or training will make a baby develop the muscle strength or coordination to do things they are not able to do. It's highly likely that a rational person would recognize this after a small number of failures. Most people don't place babies in harm's way. I've never seen anyone trying to train an infant to roll over, sit up ...


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The general advice not to "accelerate" the development of babies has one important reason: Many people try to "help" a baby with the actual movement by placing it in a position it couldn't acchieve on its own or "supporting" them in some kind of upright position. This can be damaging, because if the skeletal muscles are not yet able to execute & support ...



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