Developmental milestones are certain skills or abilities that most children develop at a certain age. Examples of these milestones include rolling over, sitting up, and walking. While there is a general age range when children typically achieve these milestones, there is a wide range of "normal" for when children reach them. Some children may develop certain skills earlier or later than others, and that is perfectly normal. It is important for parents to understand that every child develops at their own pace and to not compare their child to others. There are some times, however, were not meeting a milestone by a certain age can be a sign that your child might need to be evaluated.
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