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Posted by: Alison | 2011/10/18

Obesity

My son of 4 years old has picked up 1kg every month for the last 9 months. He has been tested for all related medical conditions related to this with everything being negative. He eats a minimal amount of food. What could be causing this. He now weighs 31kg.

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Hi Alison,
This is a question that needs to be posed to a paediatrician or paediatric dietician. I cannot assume that your child has a disordered relationship with food, but you should persist with your investigations.
Regards,
Graham

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