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My daughter is 6 weeks old. She keep on wants to feed. Either she sleeps or crying. No social smile. When can I expect social smile. She born in 36 weeks by c- section. Some says if no social may be its a sign of autism. Please help.

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My daughter is 6 weeks old. She keep on wants to feed. Ei...
Social smile is not an indicator for Autism. We don't diagnosis a child with Autism until the child is 3 years old. Social smile begins somewhere between 6-8 weeks. The process of feeding and crying will continue till she is 3-4 months. Enjoy your motherhood. Don't bother what others say. All the best.
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My daughter is 6 weeks old. She keep on wants to feed. Ei...
Don't worry and don'™t say autism. Your daughter require daily occupational therapy and speech therapy regularly. After some time she recover in normal development of daily living.
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My daughter is 6 weeks old. She keep on wants to feed. Ei...
No need to worry Its the growing stage of child, at this age infants want to be feed & crying is normal unless its not too much of crying. During sleeping only child's growth takes palce. Enjoy your child's infancy & your motherhood & stop relating things with autism or any other condition.
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My daughter is 6 weeks old. She keep on wants to feed. Ei...
Social smile is usually after 8-10 weeks. The desire to feed maybe due to inadequate milk pl try supplement milk but check with a child specialist. It is better to be guided formally rather than relying on data or heresay.
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