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Topic Index - Growth and Development

Growth and Development Home

The Growing Child

The Growing Child: Newborn

The Growing Child: 1 to 3 Months

The Growing Child: 4 to 6 Months

The Growing Child: 7 to 9 Months

The Growing Child: 10 to 12 Months

The Growing Child: 1-Year-Olds

The Growing Child: 2-Year-Olds

The Growing Child: 3-Year-Olds

The Growing Child: Preschool (4 to 5 Years)

The Growing Child: School-Age (6 to 12 Years)

The Growing Child: Adolescent (13 to 18 Years)

Health Maintenance


Stages of Play

Infant Play

Toddler Play

Preschool Play

Dental Health

Anatomy and Development of the Mouth and Teeth

Prevention of Oral Problems

Dental Health Overview

Brushing and Toothpaste




Common Dental Problems and Concerns

Thumb Sucking

Tooth Decay (Caries or Cavities)

Nursing Bottle Caries


Dental Procedures

Orthodontics / Braces



Wisdom Teeth Extraction


Healthy Sleep Habits

Infant Sleep

Nightmares and Night Terrors

Television and Children

Healthy Lifestyles


Healthy Diets Overview

Weight Management


General Principles of Discipline


Temper Tantrums

Lying and Stealing


Overview of Immunizations

Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis (DTaP)

Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR)

Polio (IPV)

Haemophilus Influenzae Type b (Hib)

Hepatitis B (HBV)

Varicella (Chickenpox)



Infant Nutrition

Feeding Guide for the First Year

Failure to Thrive

Toddler Nutrition

Preschooler Nutrition

School-Aged Child Nutrition

Adolescent Nutrition

Hearing, Speech, and Language

Age-Appropriate Hearing Milestones

Age-Appropriate Speech and Language Milestones

Signs of Problems in Speech, Language, and Hearing Development

Hearing Loss

Hearing Loss in Babies

Types of Hearing Tests for Infants and Children

Language Disorders in Children

Fluency Disorders

Voice Disorders

Speech Sound Disorders in Children


Vision Overview

Age-Appropriate Vision Milestones

Eye Examinations and Visual Screening

Types of Visual Screening Tests for Infants and Children

Problems With Vision

Health Promotion and Common Problems



Diapers / Diaper Rash

Fever in a Newborn

Measuring a Baby's Temperature

Gastrointestinal Problems

Seborrheic Dermatitis (Cradle Cap)




Separation Anxiety

Temper Tantrums


Preschool (4 to 5 Years)


Encopresis (Holding Bowel Movements)


Thumb Sucking

School-Age (6 to 12 Years)

Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Autistic Disorder

Learning Disorders

School Refusal

Urinary Incontinence (Enuresis)



Adolescent (13 to 18 Years)

Female Growth and Development

Puberty: Adolescent Female

Breast Health

Anatomy of the Breasts

Normal Breast Development

Breast Conditions

Breast Self-Examination

Gynecological Health

Anatomy of the Female Pelvic Area

Menstrual Cycle: An Overview

Menstrual Disorders



Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Gynecological Infections

Recognizing Urologic or Gynecologic Problems

Pap Test



Male Growth and Development

Puberty: Adolescent Male

Overview of the Male Anatomy

Physical Examination: Adolescent Male

Care of the Uncircumcised Penis

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Safer Sex Guidelines

Acne in Children

Eating Disorders

Anorexia Nervosa

Bulimia Nervosa

Mood Disorders

Overview of Mood Disorders

Major Depression


Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depression

Substance Abuse / Chemical Dependence


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