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Due to a recent surge in pediatric RSV and flu, we are allowing only visitors 18 years of age and older in our general inpatient (hospital) settings at this time for the safety of our patients, in line with Illinois Department of Public Health guidance. Read More

Ages and Milestones

NorthShore’s Division of Pediatrics offers expertise on every stage of your child’s development.

While certain developmental milestones have been set for each age, it is important to remember that every child is different and may progress at his or her own pace. Speak to your child’s pediatrician if you are concerned your child may have a developmental disability.

To better ensure your child is healthy, be sure he or she is kept up-to-date on all immunizations. You should also be sure to address all safety concerns inside and outside of your home.

Learn more about your child's development and how to encourage healthy habits for the following age ranges: