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Walking

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Learning to walk

Your baby's first steps is one of the most exciting and memorable milestones in their development. Learn how you can help your baby learn to walk.

Read more on Pregnancy, Birth & Baby website

Eyesight and walking

Eyesight is important for everyone to maintain independence, keep steady and move around safely. Changes to eyesight are often gradual and can go unnoticed.

Read more on SA Health website

Healthy Kids : Walking and Bushwalking

Walking and bushwalking can be a fun recreational activity for children to participate.Learn more about walking and bushwalking as a physical activity with information and contacts.

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Gait - the way children walk

Gait is the word used to describe the way people walk.Parents often worry about whether the way their child walks is normal. Often the way the child is walking is normal for their age and will change as they get older.

Read more on Women's and Children's Health Network website

Healthy Kids : Bushwalking and Walking

Learn more about walking and bushwalking as a recreational physical activity for kids and teens to participate in.

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Healthy Kids : Walking and Bushwalking

Highlights recreational physical activity that families can participate in. It provides information on walking for exercise and also bushwalking as a fun physical activity.

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Dog walking - the health benefits

Regular exercise with your pet is good for both your health and your dog's health and can be great fun. There's nothing like an exercise partner who's waiting by the door with a wagging tail to keep you motivated!

Read more on Better Health Channel website

Crutches - instructionsforsafecrutch walking | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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Six minute walk and push test | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

Cerebral Palsy Alliance is a non-profit that provides services to thousands of people with a disability and their families. Cerebral palsy (CP) is a physical disability that affects the way that a person moves.

Read more on Cerebral Palsy Alliance website

Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Shoes for children

Most children do not need shoes until they have been walking for at least 6-8 weeks, and even after then, shoes are generally only needed to protect their feet from the surfaces they are walking on. Bare feet are best.

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