Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: soso | 2009/11/13

Q.

not have appetite

my six month old son recently doesnt want to eat his food, recently he is weighing between 7 &  8 kg. Im afraid he wiill will weight, is the something i can give or do to bring his appetite back?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The average weight for a baby boy of 6 months is 8kg so your son's weight appears to be very good.He is probably teething now so this may well be the reason why he seems to be off his food at present.Be patient with him and he will start eating again when he is ready.

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