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We have read that it is safe to use a jogging stroller with go jogging with any baby who can sit indepedently (like my 5 month old), but it is not safe to bike with a child that age in a baby bike seat or a little bike trailer. Can anyone explain why?
 

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well jogging they would not need a helmet and you would not be going as fast. that's all i can think of.
 

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I'm no expert on this stuff... but basically, when you're biking, the kid gets jostled a LOT more than their little necks can handle. Having to wear a helmet complicates the issue, because while they may have excellent head control without it, it adds a significant percentage of their head weight that their neck muscles now have to contend with.<br><br>
Jogging is lower speed, so you don't take bumps as fast, and in a car you have better suspension.
 
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