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4 months old and hasn't rolled over

is this normal. She tries and almost can but hasn't made it all the way over yet. And when on her stomach she can lift her head up off the floor and hold it for a few seconds but doesn'tlike being on her tummy. Am i causing her to be behing by not making her stay on her tummy longer?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:20 PM on Nov. 4, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Dont even worry about it, as long as shes developing well in other ways shes fine. My ds is 8 1/2 months and he just mastered rolling over, hes on track with everything else, but he just could not roll over, he was completely uninterested until about a month ago
    pregojen

    Answer by pregojen at 5:21 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • my daughter NEVER like to be on her tummy... and she didnt roll over until she was like 5months old..

    every child is different.
    m.robertson811

    Answer by m.robertson811 at 5:25 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • Don't worry she is just fine. My dd is 4 1/2 months and she doesn't roll all the way over either. At her 4 month check up Dr. said babies usually start to roll over between 4-6 months of age.

    momofalilboy

    Answer by momofalilboy at 5:27 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • My older daughter didn't roll over at all until she was 6 1/2 months old. She actually could sit on her own before she could roll! But now she is 2 1/2 with no problems at all! My 6 month old now has been rolling over since 3 months- we call her the roly poly! Every child is so different- but I wouldn't be worried about it at this point! Just enjoy her!
    Greenbeans422

    Answer by Greenbeans422 at 5:59 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • Don't worry about it. I'm actually the opposite, I will freak out the day that he rolls over/sits up/holds his own bottle/crawls/walks/drives a car...he's growing up too fast!
    KatieCrandall

    Answer by KatieCrandall at 6:15 PM on Nov. 4, 2008

  • My son is 4 1/2 and he is about half way there. Dont worry he will do it on his own time.
    brannen

    Answer by brannen at 9:59 AM on Nov. 5, 2008

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