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Infant doesn't sleep at night, is extremely sensitive to any stimulus, constantly tries to throw himself backwards, squeals all the time like crying. Normal?

Should I be concerned with a 6 month old male, weighs over 20 lbs. He constantly throws himself backwards. He doesn t sleep through the night and is overly sensitive to any stimulus while sleeping. Additionally, he squeals all the time. One cannot tell if he is happy or not from this noise. He almost sounds like he is crying but it isn t a cry. I m concerned. Should I be?
Asked On : Thu, 7 Jun 2012
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thanks for writing to health care magic

can you be a bit more detailed in your question

i did not understand what you meant by constantly trying to throw himself backward

is he having some seizure

is it a tonic contraction of the body

what is his consciousness like

did he achieve mile stones appropriate for age

like he 6 months is he holding his neck properly]

is he able to sit with support

pl reply with details

take care
Answered: Sat, 16 Feb 2013
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