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my son is having bowed legs...do any one have experienced this condition with there toddlers?



Roopashree Siddireddy

When baby start walking...that will be corrected.. Don't worry. Don't​ give ears if anyone pointing you. Things will settle.

Roopashree Siddireddy

Sheeba Rizvi any tips please.

Sheeba Rizvi

thanks for tagging me Roopashree....Shruti Giri massage is very effective do it twice or thrice on his legs keep his legs straight. Please do not make him stand for long or forcefully let it be on his own. Actually it happens when we start making kids stand at early stage bones takes time to bear the weight so we should avoid standing the baby at least till 9 or 10 months. anyways shruti don't worry it will b alright just keep massaging him properly but with soft hands.

Sheeba Rizvi

Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa pls help her

Dr. Shilpitha Shanthappa

Hello...
Vitamin-D is one of the most important nutrients which are helping your lot in the fight against the bow legs. When people are having Vitamin D deficiency, then they are having bigger chances to have bow legs.. add eggs and fatty fish in diet.. stay at sunlight every day because this kind of light has lot of Vitamin D... massage the legs with coconut oil because this oil is very effective for massaging the strokes which are downward...

Shruti Giri

Sheeba Rizvi Every one use to tell me to make him stand..bt we did not do it because i thought let him do everything on his own.. but about his legs..his legs are bowed since birth only and we had consulted pediatrician at that time ..but they told its too early to jump on any conclusion... wait till he starts walking.. he started walking after first birthday and since then we are observing..as compared to other children he is having more bend in shin bone ...

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