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    Default Babies first steps

    What is the normal range for babies to start walking??

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    well it can vary greatly. from 7 months plus to 18 months.

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    I think anywhere from 9 to 18 months is considered "normal". If bub isn't walking by 18 mths you should see your doctor or MCHN for advise.

    My kids walked at 13 mths and 17 mths.

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    What is normal varies a lot. In my mothers group of 12.. Some walked at 10months, others scooted, crawled and barely showed any signs until closer to 14months.

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    There's a fairly wide range. My oldest took his first steps at 11 months, and my youngest did last month at 9 months. But my nephew took his first recently at 15 months... I would consider all of these 'normal'.

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    My dd took her first steps at 15.5 months. She's now nearly 17 months and still isn't really waking around confidently. My MCHN isn't concerned because there is such a wide range for normal.


 

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