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How Many Inches Should A Toddler Grow
Watch & see: It is expected necklace will very likely be excreted in 24-36 hours. If not, seek a medical attention. ...Read more
Toddler has rare erection that lasts less than a minute and is not painful. Does this need a specialist or will the child out grow this maybe?
No: A normal, healthy toddler will grow hair at a proper rate for him. Some kids naturally have more hair; some have less. There is no special shampoo to make his hair grow faster. Parents can ask the pediatrician for a opinion about the hair, at each check-up visit. ...Read more
What causes my toddler's toe nails to curve in when they grow? His nails are clipped regularly. They curve down as soon as they grow back.
My toddler son's right nipple is a quarter inch higher than his left nipple. Is that normal? Is it everan indicator of anything I should be aware of?
Nipple: What you are describing is a variation of normal, unless there is something else. ...Read more
Toddler falls often: Toddlers often run without fear or thought and fall. I would worry if yours falls when walking normally, or with an abnormal stance when running or appears to be unsteady when standing. I would not worry if the falls are associated with running without fear and then tripping by chance. If worried, have your doc check the legs and running in the docs office. ...Read more
9-18 months: From your spoon to her spoon: You can help your baby extend her interest in spoon foods while she is learning finger foods by 1) giving her a small spoon of her own; 2) Alternating bites (she feeds herself and then a separate spoon you are holding; 3) Putting some food on the spoon for her - so she can get to the good part fast. Learning a spoon may take months, but looking back it will seem quick. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Biting toddler : Your first response may be "ouch" . Then patience and firmly respond to your toddler by saying - "No , we do not bite ". Make sure you remove him /her from the situation if they are frustrated and explain in few words that biting hurts others . ...Read more