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Ages and Stages

The Ages & Stages series of articles are designed to provide you with age appropriate information to help you take care of your child. Topics include nutrition, growth and development, safety, common problems and what to expect from your scheduled visits to your Pediatrician.
  1. Birth and Pregnancy (30)
  2. Newborns and Babies (137)
  3. Infants (158)
  4. Toddlers (73)
  5. Preschool Age Children (43)
  6. School Age Children (99)
  7. Teenagers (63)
  8. Kids Health Resources (63)
  9. Parenting Advice
  10. Medical Advice
  11. Your Baby Week By Week (27)

Ages and Stages Photo Gallery
The Ages and Stages Photo Gallery will help you view other children at all of the different parenting ages and stages and get more information about all of the common issues and problems that you may face at different times as your child grows up

Developmental Milestones
A photo gallery of the common developmental milestones that parents look for their infants, toddlers, and other young children to reach, such as smiling, rolling over, sitting up, taking his first steps, counting to ten, and tying his shoes, etc.

Childhood Transitions
Many of the difficult times as a parent revolve around childhood transitions, such as when your baby weans from the breast, moves from a crib to a bed, gives up his naps, and starts kindergarten, etc. Learning about and anticipating these childhood transitions can make parenting a little easier.

Parenting Milestones Calculator
How old will you be at each major stage in your child's life? Our parenting milestones calculator can help you figure out how old you will be at each major milestone in your child's life, such as potty training, learning to drive, having a grandchild, etc.

Ages and Stages Calculator
Our Ages and Stages Calculator provides an automated way to help you find age appropriate parenting advice and information for your child. Just enter your child's DOB, and an age appropriate page will be created for your child.

Pediatric Problem Solver
Use our parenting problem solver to help you find medical and parenting advice and information.

Pediatric Basics for New Parents
Help dealing with common issues for new parents, with information about nutrition, sick kids, safety, childhood infections, immunizations and other pediatric problems.

Babies' First Years Walk Through
A photo diary of my twins first years as preemies, infants, and toddlers, documenting major milestones and events.

Childhood Ages and Stages
Learn about the common definitions of childhood ages and stages.

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