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13 Things You Didn’t Know About Babies
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Published: Mar 20, 2016

Babies are cute little creatures that you just can’t ignore. Here are some interesting facts about babies that will make you look at them differently:

1. New born babies have just about a cup of blood in their body.

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Source: opensrapt.blogspot.com

2. A new born sees in black and white.

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Source: pixabay.com

3. A baby has three times as many tastebuds as adults.

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Source: shelleyfoster.com

4. A new born baby can’t cry tears.

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Source: calvinaphotography.com

5. A baby has 270 bones in their body at birth while adults have only 206.

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Source: babble.com

6. A baby can breathe and and swallow at the same time.

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Source: babycoutureindia.wordpress.com

7. A baby does not have bony kneecaps.

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Source: plus.google.com

8. Babies are born with the ability to swim.

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Source: madtv.com.cy

9. Newborns recognize mom’s voice at birth.

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Source: Photographybyasia.com

10. Newborns are nearsighted.

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Source: clickker.in

11. A baby cannot taste salt until it is 4 months old.

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Source: babybunintheoven.com

12. Newborns are more likely to turn their head to the right than to the left.

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Source: kristencook.com.au

13. Babies born in May are usually heavier.

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Source: miettephotography.com