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when do babies usually hold their heads up completely for a long amount of time?

i know it varies but just an estimated age.

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MomNbabyGirl009

Asked by MomNbabyGirl009 at 1:48 AM on May. 1, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • 5 mo
    2mothershelpers

    Answer by 2mothershelpers at 1:53 AM on May. 1, 2009

  • I find with mine it went by rank! My oldest daughter is 8 and she didn't lift her head up until 1-2 months, my 5 yr old at 2-3 wks, the twins: b, at 3 days, g, day after born!!! I was amazed with how alert she was and she was as tiny as a bird but she wanted to look around when I had her lying on my chest! No lie this is how it was!!!
    ladyd6280

    Answer by ladyd6280 at 1:54 AM on May. 1, 2009

  • my daughter was holding her head up at birth

    my nephew was holding his head up about 3 weeks
    Mommy2Mariah

    Answer by Mommy2Mariah at 2:13 AM on May. 1, 2009

  • My baby is 8 weeks and has been holding her head up for a while now, probably since at least 6 wks.
    danielp

    Answer by danielp at 3:16 AM on May. 1, 2009

  • My little girl was born being able to support her head. I think every baby is different.
    srhmldndo

    Answer by srhmldndo at 8:11 AM on May. 1, 2009

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