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My 5 years old daughter does not take interest in eating food.

My daughter is 5 years old she does not take interest in eating food. She take very less quantity and hesitates to take milk. please suggest if she need treatment or its natural
Asked On : Sat, 10 Apr 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

All children need special attention. Try making her eat with different recipes, and reward her with foo dof her choice if she eats well the entire week.

Answered: Thu, 15 Apr 2010
General & Family Physician Dr. Prahlad S. Patki's  Response
Children usually eat when they are hungry, and they need attention. Giving them frequent eatables will kill their appetite. Try to keep regular timing for providing food to your child. Chocolates etc will kill appetite. Try Liv.52 syrup half an hour prior to food. Happy feeding.
Answered: Wed, 16 Nov 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Chirag Soni's  Response
Welcome to HCM.
Don't worry it is not a disease.Child at this age is always interested in her toys,play and happening surrounded activity.try to find out her taste pattern,give foods according to his likeness.make him busy during serving by story telling and some activity etc.
otherwise paediatrician will guide you better
Answered: Wed, 16 Nov 2011
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