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For other interesting PDF articles below: 

Click on the PDF link at the left of each title to download it.  They may take a while but are well worth the wait, especially the Babywearing Basics article.  


Correct Positioning

'Correct Positioning' by  Babywearing Instructor and R.N. M'liss Stelzer.  Possibly the most important information on positioning!


Babywearing Basics

By Babywearing instructor and R.N. M'liss Stelzer. This has JUST what you need to know about wearing your 0-4m baby in your carrier. A MUST-READ!


Dr Sears - Babywearing

From Dr Sears talks about the benefits of babywearing as he has seen them in his family practice.


The Importance of the In-Arms Phase

By Jean Liedloff, from her book 'The Continuum Concept' which started the Attachment Parenting movement. Very interesting article!


Excerpts from 'The Vital Touch'

By Sharon Heller, Ph.D. Important notes on how crucial touch is to babies.


Babywearing- A Dad's Experience

By Paulus Wanandi, webmaster/leader of Baby-Carriers-Downunder, and allround babywearing guru. Get your hubby to read this!

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