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Newborn Development answers your questions about the milestones and signs to look for in the early stages of your baby's life.

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Child Development Timeline

Learn about the various physical, cognitive, emotional and social developmental changes and milestones to be expected during the first year of life.


Child Development Timeline

Child Development Timeline

This child development timeline describes the various milestones during the first year of life. See the child development timeline to learn more. See more »

5 Great Toys for Infant Development

5 Great Toys for Infant Development

Toys can be used for infant development in a variety of ways. See our list of five toys for infant development to get your child off to a good start. See more »

Can music make my baby smarter?

Can music make my baby smarter?

Can music make babies smarter? Is there something about classical music and intelligence? Find out if music makes babies smarter. See more »

What to Expect From a Newborn

What to Expect From a Newborn

What should you expect from a newborn? Learn what to expect from a newborn at Discovery Health. See more »

Helping Your Baby Become More Alert

Helping Your Baby Become More Alert

Helping your baby become more alert is good information to know for your overall health. Learn more about helping your baby become more alert from Discovery Health. See more »

Newborn States of Awareness

Newborn States of Awareness

States of awareness when a baby is waking up may include quiet alert or fussy crying. Learn more about newborn states of awareness from Discovery Health. See more »

Teaching Sign Language to Your Baby

Teaching sign language to your baby is an option even if she can hear. Learn about teaching sign language to your baby at Discovery Health. See more »