4 questions about Moro reflex

4 questions about Moro reflex

At birth, your baby has several archaic reflexes, including the Moro reflex. Test your knowledge on this amazing feature.

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Moro reflex is also called parachutist reflex

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This reflex is triggered when the baby is in an abnormal posture or hears an unexpected noise. Surprised, the baby will instinctively raise his arms and legs and open his hands. This reflex is due to the change of angle of the head relative to the trunk.