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How Are Motor Sensory And Perceptual Skills Developed In Infancy
By exploration.: Children develop their motor sensory and perceptual skills by exploring their environment. When they are very young they explore a great deal with their mouth and this is why we see them m outhing objects. As they learn to get around by sitting up and rolling they can see more of their environment. As they crawl, walk, and climb they discover all that they can about their world. ...Read more
Yes and no: Your body needs a reliable source of calcium, fat, protein and fluid to thrive. Bovine milk provides an easy source, but there are many alternatives that would provide all or some of these needs. Since 1/4 adults are intolerant to the lactose in regular milk, many move to low lactose alternatives. The milk industry advertises heavily to sell us on the idea we need it, which is partially true. ...Read more
Possibly: Pneumonia during infancy and childhood is relatively common and usually heals with no long term residual effect. Within a year of most infections the lung behaves much as if it were never infected.Necrotizing alveolitis (rare)can leave behind cystic defects in the lung that might predispose to problems later. ...Read more
Complicated balance: The hypothalamus helps direct the bodies ability to stay balanced in growth and energy. It helps the hormone glands stay in contact with the nervous system to respond to the body's signals through the ages. This article may help answer your question in more detail. http://www.endocrineweb.com/endocrinology/overview-hypothalamus ...Read more
No: They are not at all related.Get a more detailed answer ›
Can a 25 yr old be diagnosed w/ craniosynostosis?
What if all sutures have fused? Is there a way to distinguish the ones that fused during infancy?
? afterthought ?: The human skull has finished most of its growth by 9 but the many of the sutures tend to remain slightly open until mid adulthood. Craniosynostosis is a term usually reserved for premature closure of one or more sutures while the head s still growing.An abnormal head shape may lead someone to use the term.Physical exam of the suture line is usually all that is needed to suspect/confirm it. ...Read more
Yes: Well, most often the surgery does not have to be done that early. However, it can be done especially if the infant is not doing well. Way back in 1952, kirkland reported a successful operation in a 10 week old infant with coarctation and heart failure. http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/6/3/411.full.pdf. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Rare tumor: This is a rare tumor seen in infants. It is usually located in the head and neck, and most often in the jaw. It is usually treated with surgery and is cured in the majority of cases. It is rarely malignant. This is the kind of very rare tumor that needs to be in seem in a center with experience. ...Read more
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