Question: Hi, my baby's birth wt was 2.7 kgs, she was fine until 6 months but she is not gaining much weight. At 9 months she is 6.5 kgs. Is she underweight? She is very active and reaching all her milestones.
Answer: Hi dear, By 9 months your baby should have been atleast 8 kgs.Baby weight is directly proportional to the healthy food.at times baby looks leaner but weight wise seems fine.every baby has its own pace of growth.as a mother you need to keep giving baby,healthy food options,and avoid any sugary food,or refined foods.give plenty of veggies ,fruits,daal,rice,if you are non vegetarian,can even give eggs, chicken soups etc.healthy carbohydrates would help in gaining more weight for your baby.idli,dosa,Dalia,oats are some good options.dairy like milk,curd,paneer ,cheeze ,dry fruits etc would also help in gaining weight.alao.make sure baby is not force fed.remember baby needs to be active rather than obese.healthy weight and overweight needs to be cleared.you want a healthy weight in your baby ,never try hard to make your child fat.
Question: Hello...my daughter is 9 months 17 days old still she is 6.5kg amd her borth weoght is 2.75.she is taking healthy diet and not gaining weight.s he is always every happy and active but she is not gaining. Could u pl help me i want the reasons for not gaining weight .
Answer: Hi, Include following food items in baby diet. 1) Banana 2) Paneer 3) Oats 4) Ragi 5) Toor Dal 6) Potato 7) Dry fruits. 8) Butter/Desi ghee Try to give these item daily. Feed 6 times a day. 3 proper meal and 3 snacks. Always prepare food in butter or ghee. Soon you ll see change in baby weight.
Question: My baby 56 days old but she is not gaining weight what to do plz any suggestion
Answer: Congratulations dear, Baby losses some in the first 5-7 days after birth and most na babies regain that weight within a month you continue to feed your baby every 2 hrs in the day and night for 15 -20 mins baby will gradually gain weight.hope it helps