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Delayed Walking (Overview)

Delayed walking is a clinical finding in which a baby who, given his current age, should be able to walk, is unable to. First steps usually occur at age 11 to 14 months.


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Can metatarsus adductus cause a delay in walking?

Can metatarsus adductus cause a delay in walking?

Stretching: Usually metatarsus ad ductus will not cause a delay in walking. This is a very common position of the baby's foot in the womb. Ask your doctor how to stretch the foot to straighten ot this curve. It is very common and usually doesn't lead to bigger problems with development. ...Read more

Delayed Walking (Overview)

Delayed walking is a clinical finding in which a baby who, given his current age, should be able to walk, is unable to. First steps usually occur at age 11 to 14 months.


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What forms of treatment are available for delayed gastrict emptying?

What forms of treatment are available for delayed gastrict emptying?

Promotility Drugs: Metoclopramide is a common drug that helps with GI motility. An antiobiotic, erythromycin, has also been shown to help GI movement. See a doctor to get to the source of delayed gastric emptying and which med may be appropriate for you. ...Read more

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Suggest me home tips to get rid of delayed and very frequent periods and to get regular periods.... ?

Suggest me home tips to get rid of delayed and very frequent periods and to get regular periods.... ?

Birth control pills: When women have frequent and irregular bleeding, a doctor after taking a history and performing a physical exam may recommend birth control pills. They prevent the woman's ovaries to produce hormones, while providing her body with the hormones she needs to have a regular cycle. ...Read more

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How can I prevent walking on my toes?

How can I prevent walking on my toes?

Needs an evaluation: More information is needed before giving a definitive answer. Has it always been that way? when did it start? what do you usually wear? It is one of two things. It could be a bone issue or it could be a short achilles tendon. If it is the latter, stretching, night splints are essential. There are other medical reasons for this as well. An appropriate evaluation is needed by a Podiatrist. ...Read more

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Sev. Dev. Delay -array comparative genetic hybridization (acgh) results indicate no abnormalities- would full genetic sequencing be advised (knome)?

Sev. Dev. Delay -array comparative genetic hybridization (acgh) results indicate no abnormalities- would full genetic sequencing be advised (knome)?

Not necessarily: Newer genetic tests provide incite into a variety of issues like autism & other developmental variations.Yet causation remains elusive in many cases.Sadly, an injury to the developing brain centers from an unrecognized event in an otherwise normal pregnancy is a likely cause for many.This occurs in at least half of cerebral palsy cases & dev.Delay could be produced in others, yet hard to prove. ...Read more

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Can metatarsus adductus cause a delay in walking?

Stretching: Usually metatarsus ad ductus will not cause a delay in walking. This is a very common position of the baby's foot in the womb. Ask your doctor how to stretch the foot to straighten ot this curve. It is very common and usually doesn't lead to bigger problems with development. ...Read more

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Why my 8yr old son is delayed at walking and talking?

Why my 8yr old son is delayed at walking and talking?

8 Years old: I do not know why he is delayed. I hoe that you have seen a physician to get that addressed. If not, please do so. There are numerous reasons, too many to list here. ...Read more

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My 2 year old son was diagnosed via cvs to have xyy syndrome. So far we haven't had too many problems although e was delayed with walking due to hypermobile joints. He had physio for six months & finally walked at 18months. Es speach has also been delaye

My 2 year old son was diagnosed via cvs to have xyy syndrome. So far we haven't had too many problems although e was delayed with  walking due to hypermobile joints. He had physio for six months & finally walked at 18months. Es speach has also been delaye

XYY: I've followed the xyy business for decades because of a personal interest. The claim that these boys are natural criminals is rubbish. Tall is fun, acne is treatable, and assertive is good. Congratulations on being the parents of a son who'll probably bring you a great deal of happiness; if there are other problems, look for other causes. ...Read more

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My 2 year old son was diagnosed via cvs to have xyy syndrome. So far we haven't had too many problems although e was delayed with walking due to hypermobile joints. He had physio for six months & finally walked at 18months. Es speach has also been delaye

My 2 year old son was diagnosed via cvs to have xyy syndrome. So far we haven't had too many problems although e was delayed with  walking due to hypermobile joints. He had physio for six months & finally walked at 18months. Es speach has also been delaye

XYY: Congratulations on your son's birth. I've followed xyy for decades, and the claim that these people are natural criminals is hogwash. They do tend to speak late, but so did some nobel prize scientists; nobody's reported hypermobile joints as a problem. Plusses include being tall and perhaps more assertive; acne's easy to treat nowadays. Take good care of junior, and cherish individuality. ...Read more

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Walking (Definition)

Your doctor may also suggest a safe exercise plan. Walking is usually the easiest type of exercise, but swimming or other low-impact exercises can work just as well. Exercise is an important way to keep blood sugar in control, and physical activity in pregnancy has been found to decrease the risk ...Read more