Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009/04/24

Q.

overweight or not?

Hello Doc
I have a 8 and half months old baby, he does not look fat but is very heavy. He is 76cm tall and weighs 11kgs, is this overweight?Thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby is just a very big baby with both his weight and length far above the average for his age. Both his length and weight are nicely in balance. He will grow up to be a very big and healthy boy.

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