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Should I force feed my two and a half years old baby ?

my daughter is 2 and half feedind time very poor doent sleep all night and screams when waking up she as alot of energy though!food just doent interested her i use to force her but know i dont its to stressful please do you have advise .MY DAUGTER IS 2 AND HALF HER EATING TO ME IS VERY POOR,IN THE LAST 3 WKS FOOD IS BASICALLY ZERO BESIDES HAVING WHEETABIX AT NIGHT AND IN THE MORNING,AND SOMETIMES NOT THAT .SHE DRINKS ALMIRION MILK AT NIGHT BUT SHES ALWAYS RESTLESS.I KNOW IF SHES HUNGRY SHE WILL NOT SETTLE BUT WHAT DO YOU DO IF SHE DOESNT WANT ANYTHING.PLEASE CAN YOU ADVISE ME
Asked On : Wed, 16 Mar 2011
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Hi Tina Louise Jones,

Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum
This is one of the common problem with the children of this age and usually they refuse to eat but they will be very active. To be on the safer side get the child examined by a good child specialist and he might prescribe some medicines to increase hunger if required.
Take care

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Thu, 17 Mar 2011
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