Ah! This is linked to “Joint Attention”, something regular babies learn by 6 months but very preterm babies often do not. A vital connection isn’t there for being able to “walk-with” someone else’s ups and downs smoothly, leading to a common disconnect which leads to the inevitable saying something the wrong way, entirely unaware of using incorrect social tone.

Ah! This is linked to “Joint Attention”, something regular babies learn by 6 months but very preterm babies often do not. A vital connection isn’t there for being able to “walk-with” someone else’s ups and downs smoothly, leading to a common disconnect which leads to the inevitable saying something the wrong way, entirely unaware of using incorrect social tone.

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