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Child Milestones Directory

There's more to tracking your child's development than logging height and weight. There are various milestones to watch for -- like when they first walk, talk, and share. But each child develops at their own pace and there is a wide range for when children achieve a particular milestone. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about child development, what your child should do when, signs of developmental delays, and much more.

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