Label: Motor development
When do babies start walking?
When do babies start walking? Baby’s first steps are an eagerly awaited event for many parents. Doctor and pediatric orthopedist Göran Kendorf explains the fascinating evolution from crawling to walking.
Tummy time: What you should know about an infant’s neck and head
Imagine if your head weighed one third of your total body weight! That’s how it is for newborns. Newborn babies are not strong enough to hold their heads upright without support, so an infant’s neck needs proper infant head support for the first 5 months.
When do babies crawl?
Learn more about the exciting time from baby’s first days until the crawl-roll-scoot stages. We’ve asked doctor and pediatric orthopedist Göran Kendorf to explain the development from a tiny bundle to a baby who moves around independently.