The child is 1,5 months old
From the moment of birth, each kid’s health is under the constant control of the pediatrician. During the first month of life, the doctor and pediatric nurse regularly examine the newborn at home and give parents advice on how to take care of them. Beginning from the age of 4-5 weeks, the crumb will have monthly visits to the children’s polyclinic to assess their physical and neuropsychological development. However, babies change so rapidly that a quick check-up is not enough once a month.
Parents should constantly monitor their child’s condition in order not to miss possible deviations from the norm, which, as is known, are easier to fix, the less time passed from the moment of their detection. One of the most significant periods of development is at the age of 5-7 weeks, when the foundations of many basic skills are laid. Consider how a healthy child should be at 1.5 months, developing in accordance with basic pediatric standards.
The main indicators of the child’s physical development are height, weight, circumference of the head and chest. Their values may vary slightly depending on the sex of the baby. According to WHO at the age of 1.5 months, a healthy child has the following parameters: