Milestones During The First 2 Years

2021-03-12T16:38:58+00:00Baby's First Year, Toddler|

Milestones During The First 2 Years Long before your baby utters her first word, she has already started communicating with you, using smiles, looks, movements, and sounds. Children develop at different rates, but they usually are able to do certain things at certain ages. Following are general developmental milestones. Keep in mind that [...]

Movement and Coordination


Movement and Coordination At this age, your child will seem to be continually on the go—running, kicking, climbing, jumping. His attention span, which was never particularly long, may now seem even shorter. Try starting a game with him, and he’ll immediately change to a different one. Head in one direction, and he’ll quickly [...]

AAP Schedule of Well-Child Care Visits

2021-03-12T16:43:42+00:00Baby's First Year, Kids, Preschoolers, Teenagers, Toddler, Well Child Visits|

AAP Schedule of Well-Child Care Visits Parents know who they should go to when their child is sick. But pediatrician visits are just as important for healthy children. The Bright Futures/American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) developed a set of comprehensive health guidelines for well-child care, known as the "periodicity schedule." It is a schedule of screenings and assessments recommended at [...]