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Re: Is this a health issue??

If it is something you are really concerned about, it never hurts to bring it up at his next well check which should be sometime around 9 months. But head shaking/ head banging is considered a normal behavior and a form of self soothing, and it is more common in boys than girls. If you have a copy of what to expect the first year, that book has a section on it.