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My baby's development:
By the end of this month, your 5-month-old baby will probably be able to sit up with some support, and be able to pass toys from one hand to another. Depending on how long your friends and family visit you, your baby might start displaying a wariness of strangers.
Breast milk2 is the best way to supply your baby with the vital nutrients for growth and development, and to build your baby’s immune system.
If you’ve chosen to start supplementing or are formula feeding exclusively, it’s comforting to know that Similac® Advance® is our closest formula ever to breast milk and the ONLY formula containing galactooligosaccharides and lutein*, a nutrient babies can only get from breast milk or Similac® Advance®.†Learn about Similac® Advance®
By month five, most babies have developed an awareness and recognition of key people around them. But they also might have a mistrust and fear of those who are not familiar. Although this fear goes away with time and is nothing to worry about, it usually helps to slowly introduce your baby to new people.
Every baby develops at a different pace. This is normal. But in general, by the end of the fifth month, your baby will likely be able to:
‡ *Excluding inherent sources
† Prior to the introduction of solid foods
1.Healthy sleep for your baby and child. Canadian Pediatric Society. November 2012. Available at : http://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/breastfeeding. Accessed on 08/10/15.
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