Preschooler Physical Health
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Children’s physical health is important to their overall well-being and development.
Children typically go through toilet or potty training between eighteen months and three years old. Here you’ll find helpful tips about when and how to get started with your child.
Learn about your preschooler's physical health
From doctor visits and vaccines to exercise and sleep, taking care of your child’s physical health is an important part of having a happy, healthy child.
Doctor Visits and CheckupsThe American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that you take your baby in for at least nine checkups during the first three years. During these visits, your child will receive a complete physical examination, height and weight measurements, and recommended vaccinations. Your pediatrician will also ask you about your child’s developmental milestones and can offer advice on everything from introducing solid foods to toilet training.
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