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A 25-year-old female asked:

My daughter will b 2 sept and only says 5 words and wine and throw herself or toys a lot. should i be concerned bout behavior? or is it normal her age

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Dr. Stephanie Chuipek
Addiction Medicine 40 years experience
Cause for concern: This may be within the normal range, but it is certainly on the edge of normal and a full speech and behavioral assessment should be done by a physician.
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