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What diet is suitable for a child who has bronchitis ? How can hemoglobin levels be increased in children suffering from bronchitis ?

Hi,i have 2 years chaild.she is a girl.wt is 11.5kg. from last 6 months she is not eating properly (food,tiffins..).i consult doctor and he said me she is suffering from brouchintes .and he give some medicines.iam trying daily 2 h0urs to put lunch and dinner to her.but no use.whats the problem i cant understand....and brouchintes patients can take any fruits or not i dont know? and himoglobine percentage also very low to her...i.e. 7%. how to improove it please suggest me...
Asked On : Sat, 10 Dec 2011
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Welcome to HCM ,
I must tell you that her hb% is alarmingly low & suggests of anemia a major causing shortness of breath , anorexia(loss of appetite ) & other symptoms mimicking Bronchitis ,
Thus , you must consult a pediatrician for knowing exact cause of HB% Lowering , many a times it is easier to diagnose ,with minor infestation of worm in gut or simple jaundice ,
So ,i must advise you to consult a gastroenterology department along with pediatrics expert for thorough investigations .
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