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A 25-year-old female asked:

My daughter will be 18 months old on saturday the 21st , she is still using her bum to move from one place to another, can not talk or walk. should i be worried, if she can't do both at her age. ?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
I would: She should be assessed by a pediatrician or pediatric developmental specialist for delays. Independent walking should be present no later than 15 months, adjusted for any degree of prematurity.

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