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Small vs big muscles: Gross motor is sitting up, walking, turning over; fine motor is thumb-forefinger grasp, building a tower of blocks, feeding self with a spoon, scribbl ... Read More

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Dr. William Goldie
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It should not: The middle ear conducts sound to the hearing center. Thick secretions in the middle ear should not affect anything but hearing. However, there can b ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Thick, sticky middle: ear fluid may cause temporary conductive hearing loss & diminish articulation or reduce language comprehension & acquisition in a child. It ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Isaacs
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Need more info: There are many parameters that are measured in the first year of life. Weight for length ; head circumference, among others. Simply providing his we ... Read More
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Started when younger: Gross motor delay doesn't start as a teen. Such delays would've been noticed and diagnosed long before (hopefully). However, if there is a loss of gr ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
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Varies with age: An example of a gross motor skill is standing,walking.or stooping and recovering. An example of a fine motor skill is picking up a raisin with a neat ... Read More
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Dr. Gregory Hines
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Play with him/her: Playing is to help your child to develop motor skills.
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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It takes > 400 words: to give you specifics; see healthy children.org & firststeps.org. Gross motor develops head-to-toe from 0-12 mos. Fine motor develops from regard ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Motor domains of : development depend on the brain's ability to plan, coordinate, execute & remember age-appropriate movements of normal quality, the health, tone &a ... Read More
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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Brain development : from 3 weeks after conception - 25 years dictates developmental trajectory in all streams. Typically, neurons form, migrate to correct positions in th ... Read More
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