|American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.|
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|The Senses and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old Your baby is working on all five senses, understanding and anticipating more and more. How can you stimulate your baby's senses?|
|Feeding Your 4- to 7-Month-Old At this age, chances are your baby is ready to try a few solid foods.|
|Movement, Coordination, and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old At this age, kids are learning to roll over, reach out to get what they want, and sit up. Provide a safe place to practice moving and lots of interesting objects to reach for.|
|Learning, Play, and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old Your infant will learn to sit during this time, and in the next few months will begin exploring by reaching out for objects, grasping and inspecting them.|
|How to Talk to Your Child's Doctor Building a relationship with your child's doctor requires communication and reasonable expectations.|
|Teething Tots Teething can be a difficult time for babies and parents. Here are the facts on teething, including tips for baby teeth hygiene and relief of teething discomfort.|
|Communication and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old Your baby's range of sounds and facial expressions continues to grow, and your baby is also imitating sounds, which are the first attempts at speaking.|
|Growth and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old Since your child's birth, the doctor has been recording his or her weight, length, and more - what's typical growth during this period?|
|Medical Care and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old Because your baby grows rapidly during these months, your questions may move from simple sleeping and eating concerns to those about physical development and motor skills.|
|Sleep and Your 4- to 7-Month-Old By this age, your baby should be on the way toward an established sleep pattern, including several naps a day and at least 7 or 8 hours of sleep at night.|
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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