20 Amazing Facts About Babies That You May Not Know



Social Dominance

Researchers at Harvard University have found that babies less than one year old are aware of social dominance and use size to determine who will win when two individuals’ goals clash with each other.

Pre-Eclampsia

Unborn babies protect their mothers from pre-eclampsia by releasing a hormone called adrenomedullin. Pre-eclampsia is a pregnancy complication which is characterized by high levels of protein in the urine and high blood pressure.

Lemur

Research suggests that three-month-old babies can learn from lemur screeches.

Speech

According to the researchers at the University of Washington’s Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences, babies try to practice speech much before they start uttering their first word.