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Question: My baby is premature. Now she is 9months old. Her birth wait was 1.300 kg now she is 5.650kg. Which foods can give to her for weight gaining?
Answer: Hi dear,
It is qyite obvious that your baby is still underweight and that is because she was premature.Start giving solid diet along with breastfeed.remember the motive is to introduce variety of solids for taste and texture and not to increase weight through it.start very slow by introducing one solid at a time.watch out for any kind of indigestion or allergies.Home cooked food is more beneficial as they are fresh and free from any preservatives. Try giving him mashed banana,boiled mashed apple.ragi porridge with pinch of jaggery. Mashed boiled rice with daal water. Clear vegetable soups,tomato soups .mashed veggies like carrot and potato.homecooked idly is easy to digest too.khichdi is excellent now.you can also add some spices like jeera to add flavor.remember not to put salt in food before 1 year.youay add just a pinch so it doesn't appear bland.beleive me that much salt is just right.donot introduce cow milk products before 1 year,as this could give baby lactose intolerance.whole wheat roti dipp d it daal could also be given .juices should always be given in diluted form and never concentrated from.biscuits should be avoided too.Also refer the healofy app for daily updates on baby development and growth,as well as pregnancy care.it also gives you enormous info on post delivery baby care and diet.donot miss out!
Question: My daughter is 20 months old. Her birth weight was 3. And now she is just 8.5 kg.
Answer: Hi dear. If your daughter is healthy and active then don't worry much about her weight. And average weight for a 20 month baby girl is from 9 kg to 12 kg so your daughter is just a bit on lighter side. You give 3 proper meals, 2 healthy snacks and 3 cups of milk daily.
Question: My baby girl is 2 Months 22 days old..at birth her weight was 3 kg..and now she is 4 kg..is this weight is normal??
Answer: Better to have a word with doctor as this weight is low when we relate with dayd