2 Months

Healthy Habits

  • Continue to keep car seat rear-facing in back seat
  • Never leave infant unattended
  • Test water temp before placing infant in bath
  • Beware of hot liquids and prevent exposure to cigarette smoke
  • Avoid too much sun


  • Mothers who are breastfeeding should allow infants to adjust their own volume of intake
  • Bottle-fed infants will be taking an average of 4-6 oz. 4 to 5 times a day. Most infants still do not sleep through the night
  • Delay solid food until baby is older – usually between 4-6 months of age
  • Do not give supplemental water or juice

Infant Care

  • Provide age appropriate toys
  • Talk, sing, read and play music for infant
  • Develop a bedtime routine


Family Relationships


  • Pediarix (DTaP, IPV, Hep B)
  • HIB
  • pneumacoccal vaccine (PCV 13)
  • Rotavirus oral vaccine