Babies generally sit up independently between the ages of four and nine months. Before they can sit up, babies must have some degree of coordination and muscle strength. More »

While all babies progress through milestones at different paces, most babies sit on their own by seven months of age, according to Baby Center. It is considered a red flag if a child seven months old, or older, cannot si... More »

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Sit-ups are the basic exercise that is used to strengthen the abdominal muscles. They involve laying flat and raising one's torso from the ground. Compared to abdominal crunches, sit-ups exercise many other core muscles. More »

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In general, babies take their first steps when they are between the ages of nine and 15 months. As with other areas of child development, some babies start walking sooner while it takes others a little bit longer. Regard... More »

According to WebMD, the majority of babies will be developmentally ready to start consuming solid foods, including cereal, between four and six months. Waiting until this point allows the baby's digestive system to handl... More »

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The average age at which babies learn how to roll over on their own is approximately 6 months. While some babies are able to master this skill before they hit the 6-month mark, others take a bit longer than 6 months to r... More »

By the end of 6 months, or the beginning of 7 months, babies start to recognize familiar faces, respond to sounds by making sounds and bring things to their mouths. Infants can start walking while holding an adult's hand... More »