Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Science

Why don't babies blink?


Babies do blink, but at a much slower rate than adults. Babies blink an average of 2-3 times per minute, sometimes as low as once per minute. It is believed to be related to the developing dopamine system. Blinking increases as babies get older.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1569409502466) }}

LIVE
Points points 159
Rating

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE