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Feeding

Solids Stage 3 – Chunky Foods At this third stage the foods are mashed, minced, finely chopped or grated to increase the lumpiness of the texture. By now you will be moving towards offering three meals a day plus a mid-morning and mid-afternoon snack. As with adults, babies need...

Growth

1 -3 years They’re turning into toddlers You’re in for many changes! By midway through this year, most babies are walking and learning to talk. By their second birthdays, most are losing that “baby” look. As toddlers get stronger and more capable, their rate of physical growth...

Overview

 Growth and Development (2 months – 1 year) Length Length is measured in children too young to stand; height is measured once the child can stand. In general, length in normal-term infants increases about 30% by 5 months and > 50% by 12 months; infants grow 25 cm during...

Growth charts

GROWTH CHARTS Normal Growth In the first year your baby will grow faster than any other time in her life. By the end of the first year she will have trebled or quadrupled in weight, increased 22-24cm in length and increased to approximately a 55cm head circumference...

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