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[20 Apr 2009 | No Comment | 5,075 views]
Swinging Is Good For Your Child

Swinging isn’t just a fun and interactive parent and child outdoor activity. It has a number of other less obvious benefits for child development that you may not think about.
1) Eye development
The development of changing the depth of focus has already started at 6 months and is basically completed during the baby’s second year. Swinging is one of the most excellent ways of helping to develop this ability and exercise it as the baby is moving back and forth constantly changing the depth of focus. (This is a period when watching TV should be at the absolute minimum, preferably not at all.) So don’t wait to long before you start your baby swinging.
2) Balance
Eyes and ears are major organs when it comes to balance. When …