Three months later, if the baby has these kinds of performances, it implies that the baby is well developed, healthy and smart
The height and weight of three-month-old babies will increase rapidly, and their weight will increase by an average of about 40g per day, every week Increased by 250g, the height has also increased by 3.5cm, and the head circumference has increased by about 1.9cm.
Writer: Zhang Meng
Editor: Wang Zhifeng
Finalized: Su Zihou
Newborns will enter one after three months During the period of rapid development, the abilities possessed by the body become more and more with the age of the month. From time to time, it can also bring some surprises to mom and dad. If the baby has some basic abilities by six months, it proves that they are developing. The situation is good and parents don’t need to worry too much.
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After the baby is 3 months old, he should have the following basic abilities:
1. Strong limbs
After the baby is 3 months old, The hand strength will be significantly improved. They used to hold things for a very short time, even if they were tightly grasped, they would loosen them at once. Now they will firmly grasp the things they like and keep holding them tightly. Don’t let go.
Furthermore, the baby’s leg muscles have become more powerful, and can make kicks, squats and other movements. When lying prone, it can turn over with the support of arms and legs.
2. Raise your head and chest
The baby’s neck is basically no strength at three months ago. It is generally not recommended to hold it vertically, but after three months, the strength of the child’s neck will increase. When lying prone, he can naturally raise his head and chest.
Mom and dad can train the baby’s head-up movements a lot, let them use their arms to support the body prone, keep the head and chest in an upward posture, exercise the head and neck strength while also stabilizing the arms and limbs Muscles are more conducive to the baby’s physical development.
3. The fine movement of the hand is improved.
At this time, the baby’s fingers are not only strong, but also very flexible. Not only can they hold various small things tightly, but they can also pinch, pat, Pushing and waiting for some fine movements, will reach out and hold on to the favorite items.
They seem to be very interested in their small hands. They like to move their fingers to make various postures, sometimes stuffing them in their mouths, or holding them high to observe carefully.
4. Sleep pattern
During the time when the baby was born, he still kept the sleeping habit in the mother’s stomach, sleeping for more than ten hours a day regardless of day and night. It’s easy to wake up in the middle of the night, and Baoma needs to feed milk 3 to 4 times a night.
After three months, the baby will gradually become aware of activities during the day and sleep at night. The number of waking up at night will decrease, the quality of sleep will get better and better, and the stomach can hold more milk at a time. , Bao Ma does not need to breastfeed frequently at night.
They have slowly developed a regular sleep time. Some babies can sleep for a whole night, and the quality of Bao’s sleep can also be improved.
5. Language development
Although babies who are only three months old still can’t speak, they have made very obvious progress in language development. Before, they may only cry and talk to the outside world. The sound is not very sensitive. Now if you hear the voice of mom and dad, you will look for the place where the sound is made, and you can have simple interaction with your family.
Baby’s mouth can also make some babbling sounds unconsciously. This is also a manifestation of their early language development, and they even make “chuckling” sounds when they laugh.
6. Appetite increase
The body of the baby at the end of three months is developing rapidly, and the appetite will increase significantly compared to when it was born. The amount of milk powder ingested at one time is about 100ml If it is, it can reach 150ml now, so Baoma can intuitively find that the baby is eating more than before.
But at this time, it is not too early to add supplementary food. The best time is to start adding it at about 4 to 6 months, otherwise it will easily increase the burden on the baby’s stomach and cause indigestion.
These six characteristics are basically the abilities that babies of three months old can have. However, due to different personal physiques, different growth and development patterns, and parental feeding methods, there are also differences in the abilities of each child. Similarly, mom and dad can give them more time to help the baby make progress together.
Extended reading: other physical development indicators for babies at three months of age
1, height and weight
The average height of male babies is 61.4cm, and the normal range is between 57.3cm and 65.5cm. The average weight is 6.4kg, the normal range is between 5.0~8.0kg, and the head circumference is about 40.8cm;
The average height of the female baby is 59.8cm, and the normal range is between 55.6cm~64.0cm. The average weight is 5.8kg, the normal range is between 4.5~7.5kg, and the head circumference is about 39.8cm.
2. Body appearance
As the age of the baby grows, the baby’s body develops rapidly, the folds on the skin are gradually opened, the redness is not as obvious as before, and the overall skin becomes delicate, shiny, and elastic. As the milk scabs and eczema subsided, the skin on the face looked cleaner.
3. Vision development
Baby around three months has better eye coordination, can focus the eyes of both eyes and move the eyes at the same time, and can recognize baby bottles and water cups. After waiting for familiar items, Bao Ma can hang a brightly colored toy 20-30cm above the baby’s eyes, and improve their vision by training the baby’s sight to follow the swing of the toy.
[Ask today] What basic abilities does your baby possess at three months? Six cases should be completed as soon as possible within three days after the cesarean section It’s not easy to suffer from confinement after being discharged from the hospital and not easy to fall the root of the disease
Writer: Wang Xiaoming
Editor: Liu Yizhi
Finalized: Su Zihou
With the changes of the times, cesarean section came into being, which greatly reduces the occurrence of dystocia, and the delivery process is short, the pain is low, and it is deeply loved by many pregnant mothers. .
After a caesarean section, Baoma’s subsequent care will be very troublesome, the pain will be stronger, and the recovery speed will be slower, so how should the mother take care of it?
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Taking care of these points after caesarean section can promote the speed of recovery and less suffering
1, within 6-8 hours after the operation
6 of the parturients who have completed the caesarean section ~ 8 hours, due to anesthetics and surgery, the gastrointestinal peristalsis slows down, and the digestive function will also decrease. Therefore, fasting is necessary to avoid increasing the burden on the stomach.
At this stage, you need to lie flat, not pillows. This is to promote blood circulation to speed up, and prevent blood from flowing slowly or coagulating, causing thrombosis.
2. 6-8 hours after surgery
After 6 to 8 hours after the operation, the anesthetic in the body gradually disappears, and the body’s functions are slowly restored. The mother can use pillows and help from family members. Turn over slowly.
When turning over, you must pay attention to the movement gently, so as not to tear or touch the wound of the parturient, causing the wound to need to be re-sutured.
At this stage, family members can drink a small amount of warm water for the mother, or prepare some easy-to-digest millet porridge to supplement energy and water.
3. Within 24 hours after surgery
Within 24 hours of the caesarean section, the nurse will use sandbags to apply pressure to the wound of the parturient woman and press it every once in a while to promote the contraction of the uterus. Let the lochia discharge as soon as possible.
Under normal circumstances, you need to press once every 30 minutes. Although this process is very painful for the parturient, it is a thing that promotes the recovery of the body, so you must bear it.
4. 24 hours after the operation
Before the caesarean section, the urinary catheter will be inserted into the parturient, and the catheter will be removed 24 hours after the operation. Drop.
As a family member, it is best to keep track of how much water the mother drank and how much urine she excreted every day, so that the doctor can timely and accurately understand the physical condition of the mother and avoid abnormal situations.
After unplugging the urinary catheter, you need to observe whether the mother can urinate spontaneously within 4 hours. If you cannot urinate spontaneously, you need to inform the doctor in time, and check to understand the reasons. If necessary, it may be necessary Reinsert the catheter.
In addition, if the physical condition permits, the support of family members and getting out of bed for activities are very helpful for urination and exhaust, and it also has a certain role in promoting the recovery of the body.
5. The second day after surgery
On the second day after the cesarean section, mothers can get out of bed with the support of their family members, and they can also drink some light exhaust soup, such as radish soup.
Before exhaust, you must only eat liquid food to avoid affecting your recovery. If the mother has not been exhausted normally at this time, there is no need to worry too much. After all, everyone’s physique and recovery speed are different.
Women can get out of bed more with the support of their family members and move around. They can also eat something to replenish energy and keep a good mood to promote exhaust.
On the third day, if you have not exhausted, you need to tell the doctor in time, and actively take corresponding measures, so as not to delay the body’s recovery. In addition, if there is any discomfort in the body or the wound, you must inform the doctor in time.
6. Within 3 days after operation
Intravenous injections will be given within 3 days of the cesarean section. Glucose and oxytocin will be given to improve the postoperative hypercoagulability and avoid thrombosis. It can also promote the uterus The contraction makes the body recover faster.
Women undergoing caesarean section usually need to stay in the hospital for 6 to 7 days. If you have any discomfort at this stage, you can tell the medical staff in time. If you can do the above six things, confinement after discharge It is not easy for the son to suffer from the crime.
Caesarean section confinement Matters needing attention during the period
1. Wound care
After discharge from the hospital, the wounds left after caesarean section should be disinfected and treated every day, and the wound should be kept dry and clean to avoid infection and affect the recovery speed.
2. Personal cleanliness
Postpartum lochia usually lasts for 1 to 2 weeks, even the entire confinement period. During this period, mothers must pay attention to timely replacement of sanitary napkins, choose Comfortable underwear, etc., keep personal hygiene clean to avoid infection.
3. Light diet
After giving birth, women are not only weaker, but also have weaker gastrointestinal function. They can’t eat tonic immediately after they can eat, or eat some prolactin foods, but should be in nutrition In a balanced situation, pay attention to a light diet, so as to avoid overnutrition, increase the burden on the stomach, and even induce breast blockage.
Caesarean section without care Well, possible sequelae
Due to the caesarean section, it is necessary to cut the abdomen. After 7 layers are cut, the baby needs to be taken out and then sutured layer by layer.
During this process, due to some errors of medical equipment or doctors, it is easy to cause a certain degree of damage to the organs of the parturient. If it is not recovered well, it is likely to induce postpartum adhesions.
According to statistics, the probability of adhesions after caesarean section will increase with the increase of the number of times, the first time it may be 46%, the second time it is 76%, and the third time it will reach 83%.
2. Pelvic infection
No matter how good the doctor’s technique is, some minor mistakes may occur. If there is a mistake in postpartum care, it is very likely that the mother will be infected by some bacteria , Germs, etc., causing pelvic inflammatory disease.
3. Placenta previa
After a caesarean section, a scar will be left under the anterior wall of the uterus, so when you are pregnant again, the placenta is likely to be attached to it, leading to the placenta previa Circumstances occur, prompting an increase in the risk factor of pregnancy and childbirth.