Milestones for your Two Month Old Baby

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        Your Baby at Two Months

        How your child plays, learns, speaks, and acts offers important clues about your child’s development. Developmental milestones are things most children can do by a certain age. Check the milestones your child has reached by the end of 2 months.

        What most babies do at Two Months:

        Social and Emotional

        • Begins to smile at people
        • Can briefly calm himself (may bring hands to mouth and suck on hand)
        • Tries to look at parent


        • Coos, makes gurgling sounds
        • Turns head toward sound

        Cognitive (learning, thinking, problem-solving)

        • Pays attention to faces
        • Begins to follow things with eyes and recognize people at a distance
        • Begins to act bored (cries, fussy) if activity doesn’t change

         Movement/Physical Development

        • Can hold head up and begins to push up when lying on tummy
        • Makes smoother movements with arms and legs

        Act early by talking to your child’s doctor if your child:

        • Doesn’t respond to loud sounds
        • Doesn’t watch things as they move
        • Doesn’t smile at people
        • Doesn’t bring hands to mouth
        • Can’t hold head up when pushing up when on tummy
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