She cannot get into a sitting position on her own and when I put her to sit up, she sits for a brief period of time before falling forward. Should I be concerned?Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 1:25 PM on Jan. 13, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)
Answer by celticreverie at 1:26 PM on Jan. 13, 2009
Answer by IsaiahsMommy515 at 1:28 PM on Jan. 13, 2009
I have been a nanny to over a dozen infants in the last 15 years. Your daughter is well within the normal range. I have seen babies sitting up by themselves and staying upright for 10-15 minutes between five and nine months. My son was sitting very well for a long time before he could put himself in a sitting position. In fact, he crawled first, lol! So he'd be crawling across the room and then need help to sit up. That was hilarious! They are all different and it sounds like your daughter is doing great sitting for a short time. She'll get there soon.
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