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When will my baby understand me when I say "no?"

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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology

In brief: Tough call

Raising children is an art form, not a science.
I can tell you from personal experience that 15 year olds sometimes do not understand the word "no". The best choice is repetition and vigilance. Good luck.

In brief: Tough call

Raising children is an art form, not a science.
I can tell you from personal experience that 15 year olds sometimes do not understand the word "no". The best choice is repetition and vigilance. Good luck.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Becky White
Pediatrics

In brief: 6 months

They usually understand the word "no" at 6 months, but they will not always like that answer!

In brief: 6 months

They usually understand the word "no" at 6 months, but they will not always like that answer!
Dr. Becky White
Dr. Becky White
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