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Baby's first year - one month at a time

Congratulations on the arrival of your little one! You’ve got a wonderful year of firsts ahead for both you and your new baby. Learn about your baby’s first year, one month at a time, by exploring the month-by-month guides listed below. 

Photo of infant and womanThese booklets will tell you:

  • The best way to take care of your baby at each stage of his or her development
  • What your baby is learning each month
  • What you can do to help your baby learn
  • When your baby needs to go to the doctor and what questions you should ask

…and much more!

Please note that these files are for guidance only and you should ask your health care provider if you have any questions or concerns about your baby.

All of the following files are PDF. The free Adobe Reader® software is needed to view and print portable document format (PDF) files. Learn more.

Last Revised: June 27, 2011