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My 2 months old's head is kindda flat at the back...any solutions?

every time I turn his head he turns right back right away. any suggestions beside roll up a towel and put to his side? Thanks

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Amy2079

Asked by Amy2079 at 4:38 PM on Feb. 13, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Its going to be flat at the back to some extent because of the "Back to Sleep" to help with SIDS.
    Your pediatrician will tell you if it is too flat and there are helmets they can wear to help reshape the head.
    twinsplus2more

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 4:40 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • He is gonna do that until he grows out of it..you cant really force him out of it. My daughter did it too and now she sleeps on her sides every night. She is 15 months old now
    jazminesmommy24

    Answer by jazminesmommy24 at 4:40 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • Tummy time!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:42 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • I would suggest more Tummy Time at play time.
    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 4:45 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • quit using devices to hold him, use your arms! and for petes sake, let the baby lay on his tummy to play!
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 4:52 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • Tummy time and hold him often... don't let him spend too much time in things like his car seat, swing or bouncy seat
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 4:57 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • perhaps you need to quit him throwing against the wall and remember don't iron his head just his clothes!!!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:18 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

  • More tummy time during the day!
    Anon344

    Answer by Anon344 at 5:50 PM on Feb. 13, 2011

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