5 months old baby

My 5 month baby is very lean..why she is not becoming chubby?

Hi dear, The only source of nutrition is your breast milk.make it as nutritious as possible.making it more thick and rich would make your baby chubby.To make your milk richer so that your baby could sleep longer and get more chubby,you need to consume: 1-eat balanced diet including fresh vegetables and fruits 2- increase your diet by eating extra 500 calories in a day 3- include lot of proteins, especially from animal meat.like egg,chicken,mutton ,fish 4- drink plenty of water too Feed from one breast full,only then hind milk,which is the richest milk can be accessible to your baby.foremilk is thinner and only quenches thirst
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