Newborn reflexes are involuntary movements that babies make when a part of their body is stimulated. The main newborn reflexes include:
Newborn reflexes fade between 2 months and 1 year of age as the brain matures.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerSusan C. Kim, MD - PediatricsThomas M. Bailey, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - Pediatrics
Current as ofMay 4, 2017
Current as of: May 4, 2017
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
& Thomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine & John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
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