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Safe T Sleep - Head Wedge
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To be used together with the Safe T Sleep Sleepwrap babywrap
Most suitable for young babies under 6 months. Flat Head deterrent.
For a safer baby and a lovely shaped head. HEADwedge tucks well under the Sleepwrap on alternate head sides underneath the shoulder. Also tucks behind baby’s back when side sleeping.
'The younger the baby, the softer the head'
100% cotton cover over a specially-designed triangular foam strip.
The Safe T Sleep HEADwedge is designed to be used together the Safe T Sleep Small (Classic) and Large (Travel) Sleepwrap’s.
The little Safe T Sleep HEADwedge assists parents and caregivers to help position baby's head on alternate sides at each sleep to help prevent flat, deformed heads occurring in young infants, which is an ongoing concern world-wide.
Globally approximately 40% of flat deformed heads DO NOT self-correct despite all efforts. This is a very significant statistic and causes much unnecessary trauma. Sometimes the problems are cosmetic and/or involve brain impairment. The American Association of Paediatrics estimates over 40% never self correct and that over 10% globally need surgery!
When back sleeping baby use the HEADwedge tucked WELL underneath the Safe T Sleep Sleepwrap babywrap so that it complies with safety advice not to have ‘loose items in the cot’. Place the little HEADwedge on alternate sides of baby’s head at each sleep. When side sleeping baby you can use the little HEADwedge tucked behind their back.
The Safe T Sleep HEADwedge is most useful from first returning home from the hospital through to when baby is approximately six months old. The younger the baby, the softer the head so in those early days after baby first comes home baby's head will typically be softest.
The Safe T Sleep HEADwedge helps ensure natural baby head shaping and normal brain development while allowing for movement that is natural during baby's sleep and nap times.
Safe T Sleep Sleepwraps and HEADwedge are the original, trusted, quality and Clinically Proven babywrap swaddle and HEADwedge combination.