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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Growth and Development in Children
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User :   Hello doctor,
Doctor :   Hi
User :   we have 6 yrs male child..
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   ok
User :   but his body growth looks like 4 yr old
User :   weight:- 15kg only
Doctor :   ok
User :   i would like to get proper diet to help his growth..
User :   both height and weight
Doctor :   What are you average weights your Husbands and your's
User :   he doesn't eat more solid food
User :   husband- 80, wife:- 57
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Are you both tall stature or short
User :   he always prefer to drink mik..he doesn't prefer more solid food
Doctor :   ok
User :   both are above average height
Doctor :   Anything else other than the foods that he takes as feeds
User :   he eat wheat food sometimes.. little rice other times.. only once per day
Doctor :   How does he perform all his other routine activities
Doctor :   ok
User :   he is very active only
User :   he often suffers with cold/cough
User :   no issues with that..
Doctor :   As long as you child is able to play with the other children of his age like wise with them
User :   ok.
Doctor :   you do not have to worry since they shall be taking the appropriate foods that they need
User :   could you tell me if any specific Veg/Non Veg that help him grow better?
Doctor :   only if he is not able to do his regular activities
Doctor :   then you would need to worry
Doctor :   till then things are fine
User :   ok.
Doctor :   try mixing his milk drinks along with other feeds like the once
Doctor :   that you would ;like him to take
Doctor :   and that weould

Doctor :   would be the better way to make him eat every thing that you need
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