Health Considerations According to Kids Age This Ad expired and is no longer available.See our other active classified ads. -/1 by Published: December 24, 2023 (2 months ago) Free Description: Category Health & wellness: The health of children varies depending on their age and developmental stage. Here is a general overview of the health considerations for each age category: Infants (0-12 months): Infants require regular checkups with a pediatrician to monitor their growth and development. They should receive vaccines according to the recommended schedule, and parents should be vigilant about watching for signs of illness or developmental delays. Infants also require proper nutrition, including breastmilk or formula, and should be placed on their backs to sleep to reduce the risk of SIDS. Toddlers (1-3 years): Toddlers are curious and active, but still developing their coordination and balance. They require regular checkups with a pediatrician, as well as routine dental care. Toddlers should be encouraged to eat a healthy diet, get plenty of exercise and playtime, and be monitored for signs of illness or injury. Preschoolers (3-5 years): Preschoolers continue to develop their gross and fine motor skills, and may begin to attend school or daycare. They should continue to receive regular checkups and dental care, as well as vaccines according to the recommended schedule. Preschoolers should also be encouraged to eat a healthy diet, get regular exercise, and practice good hygiene habits. School-age children (6-12 years): School-age children are generally healthy and active, but may face new health challenges as they grow and develop. They should continue to receive regular checkups and dental care, as well as vaccines according to the recommended schedule. School-age children should be encouraged to eat a healthy diet, get regular exercise, and practice good hygiene habits. They should also be taught about the dangers of smoking, drug use, and other risky behaviors.