The importance of tummy time—Sue Charlton

The success of the ‘back sleeping’ program instituted to lower the risk of SIDS cannot be overlooked, but we must not overlook the importance of supervised tummy time for our babies when they are awake. It is from being on their tummies that babies learn to get themselves to sitting, even rolling from their back to their tummy to push up into sitting.

Read the full article and more in Every Child Vol. 21 No. 2—Connecting with communities