Growth Charts Center

Doctors use growth charts to assess the health of a child. Pediatric growth charts compare a child's rate of growth to his or her peer group. A measurement that falls off a growth chart may indicate a growth spurt or a potential health issue. Read more: Growth Charts Article

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