Torticollis: The Importance of Tummy Time
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Positional torticollis causes baby’s head to tilt to one side. Watch Jonathan’s journey through pediatric physical therapy to help improve his positional torticollis. See the importance of Tummy Time and why babies need Tummy Time everyday to help develop neck and core muscles.
Signs such as a head tilt, not reaching the 3 month milestone of lifting head up, and loose tone led to the early detection of positional torticollis in Jonathon. After physical therapy sessions and therapy done at home his posture, motor development and balance have improved.