Babies begin developing language at birth. By 12 months, they may
have mastered a few words and usually understand far more. Speech development
is extremely variable, but language skills develop in many subtle ways.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsThomas M. Bailey, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerLouis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015
Current as of:
November 20, 2015
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics
& Thomas M. Bailey, MD - Family Medicine & Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
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