Something about Carrying off Babies and Toddlers .
Carrying of babies and toddlers could be mostly recommended up to now because of the favorable effects on the development of
the hip joints. Today this is also effected increasingly because of the bonding, the contact between parent and the child. The carrying mode
used on this occasion partly contradicts the first intention. The biomechanical conditions, which are responsible for the favorable influence
on the hip joints, are described.