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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Flat head left side

Hi guys, baby prefers left side so now she has bad flat spot. Spoke to different gps etc who say it is “mild” and “Will get better with time.” She is nearly 5 months so starting to sit up etc but wanted to know anyones experience at 5 months. Any tips ? Any ideas ?? Any helmet stories?!! Or self correction xx P...

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Baby's first day in helmet

We got our baby's helmet yesterday. He only wore it for a few hours before going to bed (following doctors instructions of 1hr on 1hr off, no helmet for naps and sleep.) Today is 2hrs on 1hr off, no helmet for naps or sleep. He has been in his helmet for 20 minutes and is just crying nonstop. Any suggestions/tips/su...

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Helmet odor

Hello! My son is in a helmet and has been since December. When we got the helmet it was colder, but now that it’s getting warmer the helmet and my sons head has a HORRIBLE smell from him sweating. It feels like no matter how many times I try to clean it, it never actually gets “clean” or the smell doesn’t come out a...

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How bad is this?

We noticed our baby had a bit of a flat head when she was about 9 weeks. We went to the physio who showed us some exercises as she only turns her head to one side unless prompted. She is 12 weeks now and I don't think it has improved. I guess she moves her head in the 'right' direction more, but she still sleeps onl...

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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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