Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Newborn Senses

Newborn Babies - Newborn - Senses

The senses of a newborn:

Babies are born fully equipped with all the necessary senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch. However, some of these senses are less precise than others. Below are some of the ways newborn babies express their senses:

Click here to view the
Online Resources of Pregnancy, Birth, and Baby Center


Top of Page return to top of page