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When Should My Baby Start Rolling Over?

By JustMommies staff

In order for your baby to roll over he needs to have a strong upper body, good control of his head and neck, and be able to coordinate his arm and leg movements well. Most babies learn to roll from front to back first because front to back rolling requires less strength and coordination. Your baby may
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Your Baby's Third Month

By JustMommies staff

Your baby is growing like a weed. He’s outgrown some of his baby clothes already; and, he may not look like your little newborn anymore. He’s still gaining weight quickly, around 4-7 oz per week, and growing about an inch to an inch and a half per week. By the end of this month, he should weigh
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Your Baby's Second Month

By JustMommies staff

Over the last month, your baby has grown at a steady pace. He has gained around 4 to 7 ounces a week and grown about 1/2 to 1 inch a week in length. This pattern will continue until he’s around 6 months old, when his growth rate starts to slow down a bit. By the end of this month, you can expect
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Baby Speech Delays: Guide to Helping Late Talkers

By JustMommies staff

Some kids learn to talk sooner than others, so there is a broad range of what is considered "normal" speech development. If your child seems to be a late talker, early intervention is very important to get them on the path towards appropriate speech development. To give you an idea of where your child
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Baby Teeth Development: Order of Baby Teeth Eruption

By JustMommies staff

Your baby’s teeth begin forming while your baby is still in the womb, but you probably won’t see your baby’s first tooth until he is about six months. Your baby was born with a full set of primary teeth, also known as baby teeth. Even though you can’t see his baby teeth, they are there waiting
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New Study on Pacifier Use and Boys

By JustMommies staff

A new study recently published in Basic and Applied Social Psychology suggests that baby boys may have emotional damage from using pacifiers frequently as babies, Medical News Today reports. Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison have looked at three studies on pacifiers and found that pacifier
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Sustainable Growth Charts Measure Every Inch In Eco Style

By Inhabitots

We've all heard the saying, "Kids grow up so fast." So cherish every centimeter with a stylish, sustainable growth chart. Measuring squirmy babies can be a tall order, but this crib sheet doubles as a growth chart and makes the task a cinch. This height gauge wardrobe does double duty by storing childrens'
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Speech & Language Development: The First Year

By JustMommies staff

From the moment your child is born she is learning how to communicate with you. In fact, her ears are developed enough to begin hearing and listening as early as the fourth month of pregnancy. As a new mother or even an experienced mother you may have questions about your child's speech and language
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When Should My Baby Start Walking?

By JustMommies staff

Most babies start to walk around 13 months, but your baby may start walking as early as 9 or 10 months or as late as 15 or 16 months. Some babies go from cruising the furniture to walking rather quickly and other babies learn to walk at a little slower pace. The pace at which babies learn to walk will
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When Should My Baby Start Talking?

By JustMommies staff

One of the most exciting events for new parents is hearing their baby utter his first words. It is hard to say for sure when to expect your baby to say his first words, but most babies will be able to say 3 to 5 words by the time they are about a year old. Your baby may start trying to talk sooner than
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