Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Bonolo Mokgautsi | 2009/11/04

Q.

child overweight

my son just turned 4 but weighs 23kg,he is 110cm tall he' s chubby and wears age 6-7 clothes, is his weight ok? it worries me.

Expert's Reply

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Paediatrician

Your son is a very big boy indeed. His height is well above the average and he is in the top 10% of boys of his age for his height. His weight is certainly also above average as well but appears to be quite in balance with his height. There does not appear to be any need for concern here.

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Posted by: THEMBI | 2009/11/05

My daughter has got red marks between her eyes &  at the back of her head. the front of her head is jumping. My grandmother says I need to take to a traditional healer.

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