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Should I be worried if my 8-month-old isn't smiling?
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Dr. Andres R Villar
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: YES
A social smile that is not present in early stages of development creates significant concers that something is not going right.
Please see yout pediatrician for a thorough physical and developmental assessment.

In brief: YES
A social smile that is not present in early stages of development creates significant concers that something is not going right.
Please see yout pediatrician for a thorough physical and developmental assessment.
Dr. Andres R Villar
Dr. Andres R Villar
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Dr. Scott Katz
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Most children are smiling responsively by 2 months old, therefore this is definitely concerning.
Please consult your pediatrician.

In brief: Yes
Most children are smiling responsively by 2 months old, therefore this is definitely concerning.
Please consult your pediatrician.
Dr. Scott Katz
Dr. Scott Katz
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
In brief: Yes
By 8 mos of age, babies should have an interactive smile.
Unfortunately this may indicate a problem in your baby's development. Please consult your pediatrician for help

In brief: Yes
By 8 mos of age, babies should have an interactive smile.
Unfortunately this may indicate a problem in your baby's development. Please consult your pediatrician for help
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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