Interesting Baby Facts – Strange But True!

Everything you need to know about newborns that you were never told.

  • A baby is born every seven seconds.
  • Babies are born with very poor vision but can recognize their mothers almost right away.
  • Babies are always born with blue eyes, within a few moments of delivery their eye color can change.
  • Babies are born with swimming abilities and can naturally hold their breath. However, they shortly lose this instinct.
  • Newborns usually double their weight by six months.
  • Playing classical music will increase a baby’s intelligence.
  • Reading to your child at ANY age will increase their knowledge.
  • Babies and toddlers are pound for pound, stronger than oxen. This is especially true of their legs.
  • Babies are born without kneecaps.
  • The human body is a fascinating study to subject. You may be surprised by the following facts.
  • Women blink twice as many times as men do.
  • Eyes are the most active muscles in the whole body.
  • There are about 550 hairs in the eyebrow.
  • The lifespan of a taste bud is 10 days.
  • Humans have almost 10,000 taste buds.
  • The colder the room you sleep in, the more likely that you will have a bad dream.
  • The human body is better suited for two four-hour sleep cycles than one eight-hour one.
  • The jawbone is the hardest bone in the human body.
  • It’s impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
  • You share your birthday with at least 9 million other people in the world…. talk about a lot of celebrating.
  • *The name Wendy was made up for the book Peter Pan.

 

Families Online Magazine -Parenting advice and family fun resource. Expert
parenting advice for babes to teens from doctors, teachers,
psychologists, nutritionists, Special Need Children and Child
Development Specialists and a Nanny. Family Fun includes crafts,
games, party ideas and family vacation travel. Families Online
Magazine also provides answers to those important questions, What’s
for dinner and Are We There yet?

Child Development: 3 – 6 Months Milestones

Follow Us

Families Online Magazine

Staff writers at Families Online Magazine strive to bring yourelevant and helpful information for your family's relationships and health and wellbeing, Experts provide monthly advice columns about parenting babes to teens, education, finance, and budgeting, health and family fun activities. Featured columns include What's for Dinner Ideas, Are we there yet? Family travel and the hilarious Family Funny Stuff column.
Follow Us
Families Online MagazineBaby Care and DevelopmentParenting,Parenting Baby and ToddlerInteresting Baby Facts - Strange But True! Everything you need to know about newborns that you were never told.A baby is born every seven seconds. Babies are born with very poor vision but can recognize their mothers almost right away. Babies are always born with blue eyes, within a...Parenting Advice| Family Fun Activities for Kids