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What are the developmental milestones for a 2 year old?

What are the developmental milestones for a 2 year old?

Firstsigns. Org has: Developmental & autism-specific screens. Developmental & behavioral info are on healthychildren. Org. A few by 2: jump with both feet off the ground. Scribble, copy vertical & horizontal lines. Throw ball overhand. Self-feed with spoon, hold & drink from open-mouth cup. 50 or more words, 2-word phrases, 50% intellible. Follow simple commands. Respond to time-out. Doff & don shirt & pants ...Read more

Developmental Milestones (Definition)

Developmental milestones are normative stages that have been established for children. We know the approximate ages that kids begin to sit up, walk, talk, use the potty, and interact socially. Parents and professionals use these milestones to determine if a child is within the expected range of ...Read more


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What is the development of a 3 year old like as far as developmental milestones?

What is the development of a 3 year old like as far as developmental milestones?

The list is too long: For this format. See HealthyChildren. Org. Some are: Dress independently in "pull-on" clothes Exhibit pretend play with peers, taking turns & working out differences verbally; Play simple board games; Say name & age; follow 3-step commands; Draw a circle & a person with 2-4 body parts; know 3 colors, numbers & shapes; pedal a trike; identify feelings; Speak in 4-5 word sentences; follow rules. ...Read more

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What are the developmental milestones from 11 to 17 years old?

What are the developmental milestones from 11 to 17 years old?

Progress/independenc: We use developmental milestones largely up until age 4 or 5 to identify those with preschool deficits that can be helped. School then begins to challenge & identify those making progress toward independent thought & responsibility. The ability to master skill sets & accept responsibility for completing tasks at a peer equivalent basis demonstrates that process, . ...Read more

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What are the developmental milestones of kids from 8 to 12 years old?

What are the developmental milestones of kids from 8 to 12 years old?

We look at school wk: By the time a kid is in school the graphs & charts of infant development are put away and we gauge kids based on school performance. Any discrepancy in their schoolwork & perceived abilities can be evaluated using individual performance tests. The weschler intelligence scale for children and various achievement tests can be administered if needed. ...Read more

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My daughter is 16 months and healthy. Are there any health risks for her to travel 4 times a year from italy to the united states? Vaccines are up to date and she meets all developmental milestones.

My daughter is 16 months and healthy. Are there any health risks for her to travel 4 times a year from italy to the united states? Vaccines are up to date and she meets all developmental milestones.

No: There are risks of common viral respiratory infections from other passengers in a tightly enclosed airline cabin. Otherwise, there are no significant risks. ...Read more

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What are the developmental milestones of kids from 3 to 4 years?

What are the developmental milestones of kids from 3 to 4 years?

A Good Resource: There are many developmental stages (physical, social, cognitive) from 3 to 4 years old. Here's a good source of information: www. Healthychildren. Org. ...Read more

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Major developmental milestones to be observed in a 6 month old baby boy?

Major developmental milestones to be observed in a 6 month old baby boy?

Develop milestones: Six month olds are generally sitting unsupported (briefly), holding a cup/bottle, rolling both directions, babbling including consonants, responding to emotions of others, passing objects from one hand to the other, searches briefly for objects, and brings objects to the mouth. They should be sleeping all night and napping at least twice daily. ...Read more

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What developmental milestones should a 7 weeks old baby have accomplished?

What developmental milestones should a 7 weeks old baby have accomplished?

Age appropriate: 7weeks old baby follows objects. Lift head when on tommy, smiles a little makes cooing noise and recognizes mom ...Read more

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My 31 month old son is walking on tippy toes lately. It's on and off. All other developmental milestones are perfect. Is this a phase?

My 31 month old son is walking on tippy toes lately. It's on and off. All other developmental milestones are perfect. Is this a phase?

Try not to worry: Walking on the toes, is fairly common in children who beginning to walk. Most children outgrow it. Kids who continue toe walking beyond the toddler years may from habit. As long as your child is growing and developing normally, toe walking on its own is unlikely to be a cause of concern.
Yet, toe walking can be a sign of cp, md, autism or another generalized muscle/nerve disease but not alone. ...Read more

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My 9m old baby responds to any name called in a particular tone. Donot differentiate his name. Is it normal? Other developmental milestones are good.

My 9m old baby responds to any name called in a particular tone. Donot differentiate his name. Is it normal? Other developmental milestones are good.

Infant development: Yes it's normal for infants to not recognize specific words. Sometimes the learn a word and forget it a few days or weeks. Repetition enhances the memory. As you as you noted voice tone, facial expression also enhance language learning. ...Read more

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Baby girl 4.5 months old, weights 5.95kg was born 3kg. Is she underweight? She's otherwise healthy and meeting her developmental milestones

Baby girl 4.5 months old, weights 5.95kg was born 3kg. Is she underweight? She's otherwise healthy and meeting her developmental milestones

No: Sounds normal the average baby doubles their birthweight at about 5-6months which she basically has done. Check with your pediatrician, but she sounds fine. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a 14 month old child to have only 2 teeth? The baby is on target with height, weight and developmental milestones. In fact he seems fairly bright. He just doesn't have more than 2 teeth. Thank you, worried grammie

Is it normal for a 14 month old child to have only 2 teeth? The baby is on target with height, weight and developmental milestones. In fact he seems fairly bright. He just doesn't have more than 2 teeth. Thank you, worried grammie

Within norma limits: Some children teeth faster than others, some slower. Probably nothing to be concerned about. That said, make an appointment with a pediatric dental specialist to asses dent-facial growth and development, teething pattern, Fluoride balance, diet, oral hygiene, and so much more. Don't wait until age 2-3, please go now. ...Read more

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Is the timing of developmental milestones the same for all children?

No: No, not all children attain developmental milestones at the same time. Don't worry if your child takes an extra month or two to babble his first words, or take her first steps. All babies are different and attain their milestones at their own speed. You should worry if several months go by without attaining a specific milestone, or if your child appears delayed in attaining multiple milestones. ...Read more

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What conditions cause delays in developmental milestones?

What conditions cause delays in developmental milestones?

Many causes of delay: There can be many causes for developmental delays. Examples of this would be prematurity, genetic conditions, exposure to drugs, alcohol, lead, or maternal infections. Lack of stimulation can also lead to delays, such as infants who are left in their cribs or infant seats for hours at a time with no interaction. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Missed developmental milestones?

What is the definition or description of: Missed developmental milestones?

Develop milestones: We expect babies and children to be able to do certain things by certain ages. We know not every child is the same, and also have to take into account things like prematurity. For instance, most babies are pulling up on furniture and attempting to take a first step around their first birthday. If they get to 15-16 months and aren't doing it, we say that's a delayed milestone. Different areas too ...Read more

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What are developmental milestones?

What are developmental milestones?

Expected talent /age: The early use of milestones the roads leading to rome has been extended to the discussion of child development. Observational studies on thousands of healthy kids helped define the age & variability for the time when a baby is expected to show a talent. Adjusted for prematurity, this allows drs to identify problems that interfere with development at a stage when treatment can help the most. ...Read more

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What are the most important developmental milestones?

What are the most important developmental milestones?

Each milestone impo: All developmental milestones are important in that they relate to skill development. If one is skipped, like crawling to go directly to standing/walking there is little concern. But language and social emotional milestones are very important due to effects on communication, learning, and relationships with others. Adult support and stimulation is a key feature to help in development. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of delayed developmental milestones?

What are the symptoms of delayed developmental milestones?

What to look for: Really looking for problems with behavior, emotions, social relations that can be caused by with a child seeming to have not developed age appropriate skills in a certain area (use of language, movement, visual processing) where the child's abilities are consistent with someone much younger. Many times such issues are confusing and difficult to pinpoint, so best to see a pediatrician. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned about a delay in developmental milestones?

Should I be concerned about a delay in developmental milestones?

Yes concern is right: If you are talking about true delays, rather than reaching milestones at the later end of average, then yes it is right to be concerned and to find ways to help your child. Early motor delays can lead to coordination problems for writing and being active with peers. Delays in language has been shown to lead to problems with academics, esp. Reading, and social-emotional relationships. ...Read more

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When will my premature baby start reaching developmental milestones on time?

When will my premature baby start reaching developmental milestones on time?

That depends...: It depends on how early your baby was. A premie's development is compared with others who are the same "corrected age" (chronologic age minus the number of weeks or months the baby was born early) until age two, when most will be "caught up" developmentally with their chronologic age-mates (babies born on the same date as they were). If a baby is only mildly preterm, he may catch up earlier. ...Read more

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What are common questions about developmental stages and milestones?

What are common questions about developmental stages and milestones?

Sitting, walking: The most common questions about a baby's development have to do with their motor development and expressive abilities. Parents want to know when a baby will sit (around 6 months) walk (around 9-12 months) and talk (saying "mama" and "papa" close to when they are one year old). ...Read more

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Is global developmental delay considered cognitive, if so how is a child's intelligence determined? What factors besides milestones are considered?

Is global developmental delay considered cognitive, if so how is a child's intelligence determined? What factors besides milestones are considered?

Definitions: The term "cognitive" confers the idea of the child thinking through an idea like responding to a stranger or formulating speech. The term global implys that both thinking & motor skill sets are involved in a process. Kids can have isolated fine motor, gross motor or thinking delays. Special scales like the bailey or minnesota child development inventory can assess these areas of early child developme. ...Read more

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What are important cognitive milestones for my one year old daughter?

What are important cognitive milestones for my one year old daughter?

12 month milestone: Developmentally: babies at 12 mo. Will call mom mama and dad dada, and maybe one more word. Some are walking but most are crawling cruising and pulling up to stand. Waving clapping and pincer grasp. ...Read more

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What are the milestones for a 2-year-old?

What are the milestones for a 2-year-old?

2 year milestones: There are several milestones that happen around 2 years old. Too much to type in the HealthTap 400 character limit, but here is a link to the CDC site showing milestones for a 2 year old. Http://www. Cdc. Gov/ncbddd/actearly/milestones/milestones-2yr. Html
Your pediatrician should review these and perform certain evals in office during the 2 year check up.
Talk w your pediatrician for milestone? 's. ...Read more

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Is there a cure at all for infantile spasms with no milestones achieved since birth for a 5 year old kid?

Is there a cure at all for infantile spasms with no milestones achieved since birth for a 5 year old kid?

Unfortunately no: Unfortunately the brain condition that led to infantile spasms seems to have caused a great deal of damage to your child's brain and development. After 5 years, spontaneous improvement will not occur, but giving special education supports, appropriate physical, occupational and speech therapy may be helpful. ...Read more

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Is 4'11 short for a 15 year old female??

Is 4'11 short for a 15 year old female??

Height: Final adult height depends on many factors. Nutritional status, genetic, etc. And there may be a delay in reaching the height. So eat healthy, balanced food, lots of exercise and stretching too helps. ...Read more

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What is the average height of a 15 year old?

What is the average height of a 15 year old?

Boy or Girl?: For boys around 67 inches.

For girls around 64 inches. ...Read more

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What are good workouts for 15 year old male?

What are good workouts for 15 year old male?

Exercise: Check out the info on this site:
http://exercise. About. Com/cs/exercisehealth/a/teenagers. Htm. ...Read more

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99.1 temperature in 15 year old, is this good?

99.1 temperature in 15 year old, is this good?

Yes: If it is an oral temp it is a little elevated but could be with a mild cold or if overheated from say exercise or sitting n the hot sun. Just monitor it. If sick, it may go higher to a fever (101 and higher). ...Read more

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Is 123/82 a good bp for a 15 year old female whose 5'1''?

Is 123/82 a good bp for a 15 year old female whose 5'1''?

Yes: This falls within the normal range for you. All the best. ...Read more