Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Shargal | 2010-03-10

Q.

Is my baby overweight

Hi Doc,hope u doing gud dz morning.

I have an eleventh week old baby boy,he currently weighs 6.4kg and his height is 62.5cm.

I AM currently breastfeeding him on demand and he has a bottle of Nan 150ml at 2pm but will wake up an hour an a half later to feed again.

He also spits up after burping.

Thanking you in advance

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby's weight is exactly on the average for his age. His length is well above the average for his age. His spitting up with burping is normal.

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