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Normal Newborn Behaviors and Activities

It is exciting for new parents to watch their newborn's behaviors and activities. However, in some cases, the absence or presence of a behavior or activity may indicate a problem. Listed in the directory below you will find additional information regarding a normal newborn's behaviors and activities, for which we have provided a brief overview.

Newborn - Reflexes

Newborn - Sleep Patterns

Newborn - Senses

Newborn - Crying

Normal Newborn Behaviors and Activities - WellSpan Health

Online Medical Reviewer: Akin, Louise RN, BSN
Online Medical Reviewer: Bowers, Nancy A. RN, BSN, MPH
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