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WHAT HAPPENS TO INFANTS BY THE AGE OF TWO
INFANTS REACH HALF OF THEIR ADULT HEIGHT BY THE AGE OF TWO
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WHAT CHANGE HAPPENS TO ADOLECENTS(9-18)
ADOLESCENTS REACH THEIR ADULT HEIGHT DURING PUBERTY
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WHAT HAPPENS AT THE EARLY ADULTHOOD
FULL HEIGHT IS REACHED BY EARLY ADULTHOOD
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LIST THE 4 PRINCIPLES OF GROWTH
1) GROWTH RATES ARE NOT CONSTANT 2) DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE BODY GROW AT DIFFERENT RATES. 3) GROWTH RATES VARY BETWEEN CHILDREN 4) THE GROWTH RATE IN BOYS IS USUALLY FASTER ON AVERAGE THAN THAT OF GIRLS.
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HOW IS AN INFANT'S LENGTH MEASURED?
IN THE FIRST 2 YEARS, AN INFANT'S LENGTH IS MEASURED WHEN LYING DOWN.
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WHEN IS HEAD DIMENSIONS MEASURED?
HEAD CIRCUMFERENCE IS MEASURED AT BIRTH AND AT 6-8 WEEKS TO IDENTIFY ANY ABNORMALITY IN BRAIN OR SKULL GROWTH.
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ADOLESCENTS REACH THEIR ADULT HEIGHT DURING PUBERTY

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