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17 month old baby still not walking or standig without help - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 28-May-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Growth and Development in Children
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Doctor:This is Dr. XXXXXXX
User:hi dr
Doctor:How are you doing?
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:dr i hv 17 month old baby boy
User:but still he is not walking or standing without help
User:what to do
Doctor:Can you sit up without support?
User:we r giving him calcium syrup
Doctor:Can your child speak, Anunay?
User:r u there dr
User:r u there dr
Doctor:i am
Doctor:I need a few answers
User:Dr not getting ur answer
Doctor:This is Dr. XXXXXXX
Doctor:What I was saying was that I need a few questions answered
User:sorry it was connection pbm
Doctor:Can your child speak, Anunay?
User:ya he can sit
User:he can scrol properly
Doctor:Without support?
Doctor:Can he speak?
User:yes he can
Doctor:Can he stand without support?
User:can speak many world
Doctor:Thats great
User:no he can before 1 month but now he did not try to stand
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:I didnt get that
User:he just stand with support n walk with support
Doctor:Thats ok then
Doctor:Lots of children will start walking slightly late
User:means before 1 month he started standing without support
User:but now he fforgot
Doctor:Have you tried making him stand?
Doctor:what happens?
User:but he feel fear
Doctor:No, just hold his hand
Doctor:For a few minutes
Doctor:and then leave him
User:not take intrest
Doctor:Play with him, Anunay
Doctor:he'll start responding
User:by holding hand and by holding table he can stand n walk for whatever time u want
Doctor:I'll give you an example
Doctor:Like you make him stand with support
Doctor:then position yourself a few feet away
User:dr i think its network pbm again
Doctor:Should I call you?
Doctor:I am here
User:can u call me dr
Doctor:I will
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