It's important for your baby to have
regularly scheduled checkups, often called
well-baby visits, starting shortly after birth. During
these visits, the doctor examines your baby for possible problems and asks you
questions about your baby's growth and development.
At each well-baby
visit, the doctor or nurse will check your baby's:
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WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
March 12, 2014
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