Babies: The first yearBabies: The first yearBabies: The first yearBEnglishPregnancyBaby (1-12 months)NANAHealthy living and preventionCaregivers Adult (19+)NALanding PageCollection Hub<p>In official terms, infancy is the first 12 months of life. A lot will happen in your baby’s first 12 months.​​</p><p>In official terms, infancy is the first 12 months of life. A lot will happen in your baby’s first 12 months.​​</p><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Development of babies</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find resources about the development of babies during their first year including information about growth; motor development; vision, hearing and communication, social and emotional development and; cognitive development. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=482&language=English">Growth in the first year</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=486&language=English">Motor development: The first six months</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=483&language=English">Motor development: The next six months</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=484&language=English">Vision in the first year</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=485&language=English">Hearing and communication in the first year</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=487&language=English">Social and emotional development in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=488&language=English">Learning to think: Cognitive development in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=489&language=English">Learning to think: The first six months</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=490&language=English">Learning to think: The next six months</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Routine health care for your baby</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find some tips for caring for your baby at home. There is information about holding and dressing your baby; changing diapers; skin, nail and dental care; bathing your baby and; routine immunizations. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=492&language=English">The primary health care team</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=491&language=English">Routine health care for your baby</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1986&language=English">Immunization schedule</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=432&language=English">Holding and dressing your baby</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=433&language=English">Diapers</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=434&language=English">Skin care, nail care and dental care for babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=494&language=English">Bath time for babies</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Baby safety</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find some general information and things to look out for so that you can keep your baby safe. There is also information about nursery equipment safety and car seat safety. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=436&language=English">Newborn baby safety</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=437&language=English">Nursery equipment safety for babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=495&language=English">Car seat safety for babies and children</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Feeding and nutrition of babies</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn about breastfeeding, expressing breast milk for your baby and formula feeding. Also find information about introducing solids and nutrition as your baby gets older. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=439&language=English">Feeding and nutrition of babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=440&language=English">Breastfeeding</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=442&language=English">Medications and alcohol in breastfeeding</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=443&language=English">Expressing milk occasionally for your healthy baby</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=444&language=English">Formula feeding</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=497&language=English">Introducing solids</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=498&language=English">Nutrition as your baby gets older</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Baby behaviour</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find information about crying and colic and what you can do to help your baby. Also learn about temperament and what you can do for your baby.</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=448&language=English">Crying</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=449&language=English">Crying: What you can do</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=295&language=English">Colic</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=499&language=English">Temperament</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=500&language=English">More about temperament</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=501&language=English">Temperament: What you can do</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Attachment</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Discover the importance of attachment and the different types. Learn about your effect on your baby's attachment and what you can do to make sure they develop secure attachment. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=502&language=English">Attachment</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=503&language=English">Development of attachment</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=504&language=English">Your effect on your child's attachment</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=505&language=English">Attachment: What you can do</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Health issues in your baby</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn about some of the common health concerns in babies such as fever, ear infection, gastrointestinal infections, urinary tract infections, pinworm infestations and failure to thrive.</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=454&language=English">Behaviour changes in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=30&language=English">Fever</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=1&language=English">Febrile seizures</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=507&language=English">Respiratory problems</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=8&language=English">Ear infection</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=748&language=English">Sore throat</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=509&language=English">Gastrointestinal infections</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=510&language=English">Urinary tract infection</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=511&language=English">Skin conditions</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=512&language=English">Eye conditions</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=753&language=English">Mumps</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=761&language=English">Meningitis</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=513&language=English">Pinworm infestations</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=514&language=English">Failure to thrive</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=460&language=English">Sudden infant death syndrome</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">When babies feel pain</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Learn how babies feel and express pain. Find information about how pain is assessed in babies and what can do to relieve pain in babies. </p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=476&language=English">When babies feel pain</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=477&language=English">Assessing pain in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=478&language=English">Relieving pain in babies</a></li><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="/Article?contentid=479&language=English">Advocating for pain relief</a></li></ol></div><div class="panel panel-primary"><div class="panel-heading clickable"> <span class="pull-right panel-heading-collapsable-icon"> <i class="mdi mdi-chevron-down"></i></span><h2 class="panel-title">Resources</h2></div><div class="panel-body list-group" style="display:none;"><p>Find resources about infant mental health including best practice guidelines, activities and videos</p></div><ol class="list-group" style="display:none;"><li class="list-group-item"><a class="overview-links" href="http://www.imhpromotion.ca/">Infant mental health promotion</a></li></ol></div>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/babies_the_first_year_landing_page.jpgBabiesYearOne

 

 

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