Why do babies have a soft spot on their head?

Answer Its because the brain has to formand the plate grows there later on.

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How long does a soft spot stay on a babies head?

9999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999 years.

When does a baby not need a soft spot on their head?

Soft spots, or fontanelles, are spaces in the skull that have not matured into bone yet. They allow the baby's brain to grow and make the skull more flexible so the baby can move down the birth can... Read More »

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Why do babies have soft spots on their heads?

The soft spots on a baby's head are called fontanelles. These are areas where the bone of the skull has yet to grow.FontanellesThe bones of the vault of the skull are membrane bones. These ossify i... Read More »