Babies cannot shed tears until age of 3 months because there are no tear ducts. In some cases, it will take even longer up to the first several months of a baby’s life. It is reflex tearing , the one which adults get while slicing an onion.
Babies take breaths 2-4 times more than us.
Babies have about 300 bones when they are born which are more as compared to other humans i.e. 206 bones. These bones are smaller . They combine at later age.
Until 3-4 months, babies cannot taste salt because kidneys are not developed enough to process sodium.
During the first six weeks of life, there is no difference between the male and female embryo.
One in every 1000 babies is born with a tooth. It may seem something like in a horror movie. But it really happens.It normally develops in lower gum. Doctors mostly choose to remove it.
Birthmarks are more in females that of males and 1 out of 3 babies have birthmarks . Babies have more tastebuds than adults which disappear after growing old.