Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anon | 2010/02/11

Q.

Overweight?

My son is five years old and 120 cm tall. He weighs 26 kg. Is he overweight?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your son is exceptionally tall for his age and his weight is in balance with his height. So in fact he is not overweight, just a very big boy indeed.

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Posted by: Mini Mouse | 2010/02/11

I saw in post 1462 the average for this age is 110cm and 19kg. He is taller so maybe the extra weight is not too bad.

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