Home > Parenting > Child > How to care for your baby 19 August 2003 Milestones: Twelve months By the end of a baby's first year, he or she have mastered numerous skills. Your baby even start walking soon. Here is a list of what you may expect. 0 ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » 10 interesting Down syndrome facts Autistic savant 'reads minds' Sits well on floor and for indefinite time Rises to sitting position from lying down Pulls to standing Crawls or shuffles on buttocks Walks one hand held Walks holding on to furniture Picks up fine objects with pincer grasp Says two or three words with meaning Starts to understand simple questions Gets upset if you take a toy away Knows own name NEXT ON HEALTH24X Mocha choca latte? Quit your rapping 39 minutes ago Partner content More: ChildHow to care for your baby advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... From our sponsors Sun protection for all children Understanding your sunscreen The science behind cosmeceuticals Do you know these 5 facts about skincare? Live healthier The debate continues » Working out in the concrete jungle 7 top butt exercises for guys 10 things pole dancing can do for you The running vs. walking debate There are many different theories when it comes to the running vs. walking for health and weight loss. Veganism a crime? » Running the Comrades Marathon on a vegan diet Are vegans unnatural beasts? Can a vegan be really healthy? Should it be a crime to raise a baby on vegan food? After a number of cases of malnourishment in Italy, it may become a crime to feed children under 16 a vegan diet.