Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Candiese | 2008/10/22

Q.

Child will not eat

Hello docter can you please help me my 17Month old boy was sick and from them he wont eat anything except yogurt and just one a day what can i give him to give him a apetite before illness he was a good eater

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Something is still worrying your little boy after his recent illness.He was a good eater before so something has changed. Is he getting his molar teeth? If he is'nt teething then another possibility is that he may have an ongoing tonsil infection.This will need to be checked by his doctor.

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