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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Concerned MOM | 2004/11/13

Q.

MOm worried about child

My 18 months old baby not not like to eat what can I give her for appetite, so that it improves.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

I am not aware of any appetitie stimulant. The most important thing is that your child gains weight as expected on the clinic card and that she is physically active and well. Do not try to force feed her or pacify her with unhealthy food. If she is not unwell, she will eat when she is hungry.

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Posted by: Mich | 2004/11/15

Mine is 10 mths old and does not want to eat either. She does not sho loss of weight, she plays as usual, but does not want food. Help

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