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My daughter is 5 yrs old and has a big tummy

hi, my daughter is 5 yrs old and has a big tummy...she has always been a big baby (since birth )she weighs 57lbs and is 48 tall. pls help to reduce her stomach...
Asked On : Mon, 24 Jan 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
avoid all junk food and restrict fatty diet, give more water and you can use medho har guggul 1 tab bd.
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Pediatrician Dr. Vibin K V's  Response
there can be only few causes for a fat stomach in a child. It can be fluid or fat or any organ enlargement. If your child is otherwise well without any other symptoms suggestive of any illness, it most probably due to fat & she is overweight. It can be genetic in most condition. She will need evaluation for her cholestrol levels. treatment wise good & healthy diet including plenty of water, low fat like minimise oil/ghee etc, more fruits & vegetables, cut down on junk foods like chips, bakery foods llike cakes, pastries etc. have a consult with a dietecian and stick on to a good health diet.
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