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Growth and Development

The first year of your baby´s life is important to ensure their healthy growth and development. As a parent, you may have questions about their behaviour, eating habits and growth patterns.

Review the topics listed in the index for additional information. For more information, or to learn about a topic not listed, contact the Health Unit toll-free at 1-866-888-4577.

Additional Resources:

Telehealth Ontario  - health information, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week - 1-866-797-0000

Motherisk  - 1-416-813-6780 provides information on the safety of drugs, chemicals, herbal products and diseases when breastfeeding 

Canadian Pediatric Society - child health and development.   

Health Canada

Hospital for Sick Children

Nipissing Developmental Screening  - Tools

NutriSTEP® - screening tools