Baby Jumper- Benefits, types and What to Look for When Buying.
Most parents buy for their kids jumpers after they hear the excitement babies experience when they are in the jumper. Jumpers are safe for a baby as long as they can support their own head. However, ensure in a day the baby does not use the baby jumper for more than 20 minutes. There are different types of baby jumpers that are been sold in the market by different brands.
There is the stationary baby jumper, which has a seat, an elastic cord and a frame. If you are looking for something that the baby can bounce, the stationary baby jumper is the right choice.
The second type it’s the stationary activity baby jumper. Like the stationary jumper, the activity jumper also has a seat, an elastic cord and a frame, apart from those, it also has a tray filled with variety of toys. The baby gets to play with the various kinds of toys on the jumper tray when they are not bouncing.
The last category is the doorway jumper. With this kind of jumper, it can only be used on the doorway. It consist of a seat that has been suspended on straps. If you are need of a jumper that your child can use on the door consider the doorway jumper.
Jumper are associated with several benefits. Jumper has a health benefit of keeping the baby physically fit. When the child is inside the jumper, they get to move around it and exercise their legs when bouncing, this is very beneficial for their physical health. The baby can also build hand and eye coordination when they are picking the objects around the jumper. The baby learns how to respond to sound by listening to the music on the jumper.
Jumpers help in building and developing the legs muscles, through allowing the children to either jump or move their legs around them. Most importantly, it stimulates the visual sense of the baby, the baby can be able to arrange the different object in the jumper tray according to their color similarity.
There are numerous benefits that parents can enjoy when their babies are on the jumper, they can get sometime to do other activities in the house. As you engage in other activities, spare some few seconds to look if the baby is still safe on the jumper.
Always ask the manufacturer or the store attended of the place your are buying your baby jumper the weight limit of the jumper. If you buy a jumper for a weight that is less than what your baby weighs, the jumper can break and cause harm to the baby.
It is also important to check the kind of seats that the jumper has. Select a jumper with a seat that can be easily removed to be washed and also the height can be adjusted.