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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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Best Apps for Babies and Toddlers

By JustMommies staff

We have all handed our cell phones or iPads to our kids at one time or another, just to keep them occupied. Maybe you have been in a doctor's waiting room or sitting outside dance class or at older brother's baseball practice. You might have felt a little guilty for giving in to the whining or for being
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Best Apps for Babies and Toddlers

By JustMommies staff

We have all handed our cell phones or iPads to our kids at one time or another, just to keep them occupied. Maybe you have been in a doctor's waiting room or sitting outside dance class or at older brother's baseball practice. You might have felt a little guilty for giving in to the whining or for being
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Developmental Milestones and Preemies

By JustMommies staff

Developmental milestones give parents and doctors a gauge to measure how a child is doing in comparison to other children the same age.  Milestones like babbling, crawling or walking are important skills that normally emerge in babies during specific age ranges.  When babies do not develop these skills
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How Talking to Your Babies Helps Them Learn

Did you know that some developmental experts believe that learning language starts in the womb? With the cadence of your voice, it's possible your baby is hearing your accent, inflection, and more while you're pregnant. Once born, language development really takes off and just by spending time talking
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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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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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Six Reasons to Read Out Loud to Your Baby

By JustMommies staff

Do babies need books? Newborns can’t follow a plotline, understand character development or even focus on pictures well. Is there a point in reading to your baby? Studies show a resounding ‘Yes’! Just as lullabies offer a soothing connection and comfort for infants, so can the regular habit of
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Six Reasons to Read Out Loud to Your Baby

By JustMommies staff

Do babies need books? Newborns can’t follow a plotline, understand character development or even focus on pictures well. Is there a point in reading to your baby? Studies show a resounding ‘Yes’! Just as lullabies offer a soothing connection and comfort for infants, so can the regular habit of
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