Your Baby Is 40 Weeks Old!
March 2, 2017
One step at a time
If baby’s not ready to walk, there’s no reason to force him. Just keep reminding yourself that the age at which he learns to walk isn’t related to his intelligence or other potential, and let him develop at his own rate (as long as your doctor says everything checks out normally, of course). Allow plenty of time for him to practice his moves, and offer a hand if you notice frustration setting in.
[tip] Whole milk yogurt and cheese are okay for baby, but cow’s milk shouldn’t be part of his diet before his first birthday. Stick to formula or breast milk for now.
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All medical information reviewed by Dr. Paula Prezioso of Pediatric Associates in New York City