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my sister's baby is going to be 10 months in 21 days and stll not crawling or getting up on all fours, he doesn't pull himself up and he doesn't sit up by himself yet. What is wrong?

should he be doing things other than roll over which he doesn't do a whole lot of. He doesn't even hold his bottle yet.

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:16 PM on May. 1, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (8)
  • My friends baby was the same way... she just turned 11 months and JUST started crawling... but now that she has that down it looks like she might take off walking pretty soon too!! So unless the pediatrician has concerns about her development I wouldn't worry too much about it yet.
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 1:24 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • everybody learns at a different rate
    Breezy1988

    Answer by Breezy1988 at 11:17 PM on May. 1, 2009

  • If she's concerned, have her set up an appointment to have the baby evaluated by an occupational therapist.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:22 PM on May. 1, 2009

  • My daughter is about to be 10 months. She doesn't "crawl" per say, but she's mobile in her own way. She doesn't hold her bottle either, but she has been sitting on her own for a while. Some babies just take longer to do things. There's no rush.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:24 PM on May. 1, 2009

  • the dr told her a lot of babys don't learn to sit up until 10 months, buut it didn't sound right to me
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:25 PM on May. 1, 2009

  • My 3 brothers and I were all walking by that point. But yeah, I guess everyone develops at a different pace. If your nephew does have developmental disorder, it will show up in other ways, too. How is his eye contact and interaction/reaction to being played with?
    Adelicious

    Answer by Adelicious at 11:42 PM on May. 1, 2009

  • I say don't worry, all kids are different and do things at different times. Maybe she could try giving him more floor time. Sit him up with pillows around him.
    robinann5

    Answer by robinann5 at 12:09 AM on May. 2, 2009

  • So she went to her doctor and he wasn't concerned? Why are you?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:34 AM on May. 2, 2009

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