New from the American Academy of Pediatrics: Online Parent Resources

New from the American Academy of Pediatrics: Online Parent Resources

Two new articles have been published by the AAP and can be found on their online parent resource www.healthychildren.org. Both articles heavily feature the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” milestone checklists.
Milestones Matter: 10 to Watch for by Age 5
While most children meet developmental milestones around a certain age, some may take longer to reach them. If you ever have any questions
about your child’s development, it is always good to talk to your pediatrician. Trust your instincts-you know your child best!
The full article can be found at
It Takes a Village: Monitoring Your Child’s Development
Celebrating milestones is one of the most exciting parts of being a parent! First steps, first smiles, first words-moms and dads are always eager to share. All of this sharing also creates an opportunity for others to help monitor those milestones.