The nurse is talking with new parents about the different reflexes. The mother wants to know when they should expect their baby to lose the moro reflex. What is the best answer for the nurse to give the parents?

 

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- 5-6 months

- 6-7 months

- 8-12 months

- 2 years

Rationale

Babies lose their Moro reflexes at about 5-6 months. They lose their tonic neck reflex at about 6-7 months. They lose the babinski reflex at about 2 years.

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