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20 Weird and Interesting Facts About Babies

By Molly Thornberg |

Weird and interesting baby facts

Babies are weird and interesting creatures!

Each of us have a few things in common – one being that we were all babies. Babies are such interesting little creatures. While we goo and gaga at their cuteness, there are somethings that you may not know that are actually quite fascinating!

If babies kept growing at the rate they do in the first year, do you know how tall they would be as adults (uhm huge!)?  Do babies really have more bones than adults? What is up with a baby’s kneecaps? Learn the answers to these questions and more!

20 Weird and Interesting Facts About Babies

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Weird and Interesting Baby Facts

Baby Kneecaps

They don't show up in x-rays but your baby does have kneecaps! They are cartilage and will remain so for the first few years of life.
Source: Welcome Baby Home

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Molly Thornberg is a wife and mother of four. She worked in web design and social media marketing before quitting to pursue blogging full time. On Digital Mom Blog, Molly shares "geeky" DIY projects, discusses the latest technology news, and talks about her life as a parent. Read bio and latest posts → Read Molly's latest posts →

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One thought on “20 Weird and Interesting Facts About Babies

  1. gloria says:

    i just wanted to say that i love babble! also that the one slide about august is pretty cute because my sone was born august 19 and right nw my daughter will be born 2 days after my sons second yes it is true august babies do happen alot.

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