developmental milestones


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de·vel·op·men·tal mile·stones

(dĕ-vel'ŏp-men'tăl mīl'stōnz)
The stages in the neuromuscular, mental, or social maturation of an infant or young child, generally marked by the attainment of a capacity or skill, such as rolling over, sitting with good head control, smiling spontaneously, laughing, and following moving objects with the eyes; most of these occur by the age of 2-4 months in the normal infant.
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This generous grant will help us to assist children with special needs so that they can achieve key developmental milestones.
Fayeza Nasir, a consultant family physician and acting quality director at Ambulatory Healthcare Services, decided to help parents track children's developmental milestones.
These skills are known as developmental milestones.
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e time lapse images obtained can also provide unprecedented detail of early embryonic development to pinpoint precise timings when key developmental milestones occur.
The signs typically develop gradually, but some children with autism will reach their developmental milestones at a normal pace and then regress.
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92% of children fully meet the standards of the World Health Organization's developmental milestones.
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