Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DJ | 2010-05-19

Q.

Loss of appetite in 4 yr old

Hi
Wat can I give my child for loss of appetite?
my LB(4yrs old) isnt eating much.if he has ceral in the morning then he''''''''s full for the whole day.he will nibble on one or two things.
but not much.if i ask him if he wants to eat he says no...
plz advise me....

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

It is unusual for a boy of 4 years to have such a poor appetite.He may be ill or have an iron deficiency problem. It would be best to ask your doctor to give him a good check up.

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