Many children do not eat as well as they did before at this age, but your niece's loss of appetite seems to be very severe and unusual. She is obviously eating and drinking far too little to sustain her properly and I am concerned about her. There are many possible causes particularly illnesses such as TB, thyroid conditions, anaemia and worms. Please take her to be seen by a paediatrician. If her mother cannot afford to see a paediatrician in private practice please take her to your nrearest hospital with a paediatric department.
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