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Playground Equipment Boost Kid’s Vestibular System

The vestibular system is an important part of sensory processing and development that helps in maintaining balance and movement. It regulates the position of the head in relation to the body during dynamic activities or when at rest. Building up the vestibular system promotes better functionality and quality of life. Kids’ vestibular system could be improved in various ways, even at home. Playground equipment provides various play activities that encourage sensory processing, body motion, and equilibrium. Some equipment may appear dangerous, but there are potential benefits if kids are guided and instructed properly. Read the link below to learn more…

 Vestibular System: Bring Back Playground Equipment with a Little Danger

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