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    Growth Charts Directory

    Your baby's measurements -- height, weight, and head circumference -- will be plotted on a growth chart and tracked over time. Growth charts make it easy to tell if your baby is growing appropriately. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about growth charts, how they work, what they tell you, and much more.

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    A baby’s first year is a time of incredible growth. But how do you know if your infant’s growth is considered normal? Learn about the factors that influence infant development and what growth charts really mean.

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