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Cognitive Development, Ages 1 to 12 Months

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Cognitive development is the process by which the brain forms the abilities to learn and remember.

This development follows a typical pattern in the first 12 months of life.

Credits for Cognitive Development, Ages 1 to 12 Months

Current as of: August 3, 2022

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
John Pope MD - Pediatrics
Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
Louis Pellegrino MD - Developmental Pediatrics

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