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Child 3yrs weighing 10.5kg. What should i do to gain weight?

hi my daughter is 3 years old and she is not gaining weight. inspite of that she is very active and talktive. her weight is 10.5 kgwhat should i do that she gain weight inspite of that she isvery active and talktive.but she is very lean .what should i do that she gain weight according her age
Asked On : Tue, 10 Jul 2012
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Dear Rida,

I am unable to understand where you got the notion that she is lean. She has the right weight for a 3 year old, and I would not worry at all about her weight. However, she may be looking lean since she may be a bit tall for her weight. I think you should concentrate on feeding her healthy rather than more food, and do it so that she enjoys her meal times and not by forced feeding. Stop her bottle if she is still using it. And avoid mid-time snacks
Answered: Wed, 11 Jul 2012
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