Plagiocephaly/Brachycephaly/Scaphocephaly/Torticollis Awareness and Support

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This group is a safe, supportive, and positive place for mommies to learn about Plagiocephaly/Brachycephaly/Scaphocephaly/Torticollis and discuss emotions and experiences with diagnosis and helmet treatment.

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Helmet Treatment

Hi everyone 👋🏼 my baby girl is 8 months and has plagiocephaly due to her torticollis, and will be starting helmet treatment next week. I’m a little nervous about what to expect and how she’ll adjust, so any advice/tips & support is greatly appreciated 🤍

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Cost of helmet

Hi everyone. My 4 month old just got diagnosed with torticollis and has a flat spot on the back of her head. We’re getting referred to a paediatrician. Was wondering how much typically are helmets? We’re in Ontario.

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Torticollis

My little guy is 11 months and turns 1 year old on January 9th. I found out he has torticollis and plagiocephaly at the end of his 8 months (late, I know). I was clueless and had never known about torticollis. Anyway, I started going to physiotherapy every week since. He was not rolling or sitting when I started but...

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Head tilt

My gorgeous chunk has a head tilt. The doc says he doesn’t have torticollis as he can turn his head to both sides. She said his head should straighten up as his neck got stronger. He was checked about 2-3m ago and he’s 6m soon and I haven’t seen an improvement in his tilt. The photo is perhaps a slight exaggeration...

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Advise please.

Hi, my son is 9.5 weeks old and he favours his right side to sleep on. I am of course doing lots of tummy time, contact naps etc but he’s a good sleeper and am just at a loss what to do as I can’t keep turning his head in his sleep. What would you suggest at this age. GP and HV don’t seem concerned and therefore no ...

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