Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Blom | 2009/04/07

Q.

Not talking at 16 months

Hi, my little girl 16 months doesn' y talk, She says a few words like Mama/Papa/Baba/Bal/tata but that' s about it. She tries to sy tietie, she understands very well when I tell her something, she does it, She points when she wants something. Shoul I be concerned?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

There is no need for concern now. Your baby will soon start talking and will use short sentences of about 3 words at first.

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