Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: esther | 2010/04/14

Q.

twin daughters

hi my identical twin daughters will be 4 in august. the one seems overweight. was wondering what is the ideal development weight for her age. she was a kg more than her sister. this one is more withdrawn and more insecure than the younger one. what can i do to help her become more confident and feel more secure

thanks esther

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

The ideal weight for a little girl of 4 years is 16kg.Try to identify her talents. If she shows signs of being a good artist then give her every opportunity to draw and colour in. The same applies with music or dancing or even games.

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