Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: DEE | 2009/10/07

Q.

TWINS 18 MONTHS OLD

Dear DR
PLEASE Can you help me my twns are 18 months old
the girl weighs 10kg and is on Isomil she eats well boy weighs 11 kg is on s26 gold 3
They dont eat well they fussy only like chicken and noodles and strawberries and juices I try in the mornings with Jungle oats they only eat a little
What can i give them to increase there appeteite
they currently taking Zimplex
They very playful and refuse to eat
Please can you help me thank you

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your little twin's weights are exactly where they should be for their age. There is really no need for concern. They will eat when they are hungry. Do not try to force them to eat.

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