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Ages and Stages

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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
  2. Newborns and Babies
  3. Infants
  4. Toddlers
  1. Preschoolers
  2. School Age Children
  3. Teenagers

Birth and Pregnancy

A photo of a newborn baby being cared for by an L&D nurse.

Information and advice to help you get ready for your new baby.

Newborns and Babies

A two week old newborn baby.

Information to help care for your new baby, including advice on feeding, schedules, and common problems, like jaundice and colic.

Infants

Advice and resources to help you care for your young infant, including feeding and sleep routines, starting solids, developmental milestones, safety issues and dealing with common problems, like reflux, diaper rashes, constipation and ear infections.

Toddlers

A fifteen month old walking down stairs.

Health and parenting information for your toddler, including safety issues, nutrition, growth, development, and dealing with common problems, like picky eaters, potty training, and trouble sleeping.

Preschoolers

A Three Year Old Having Fun With Paint

Advice to help you care for your preschool age child, including school readiness, discipline, growth, development and nutrition.

School Age Children

A six year old coloring.

Learn about your school age children, including common safety, nutrition, puberty and developental issues, plus dealing with school performance problems, bedwetting, acne and other problems.

Teenagers

A Fourteen Year Old Football Player

Learn about your teenager, including common safety, nutrition, puberty and developental issues, plus dealing with school performance problems, acne and other problems.

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