Answer: Hi dear,
On an average 3 year old would weigh 14 kgs.to that comparison,your child is underweight.birth weight was absolutely fine.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.
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Question: My baby is 11 months 11 days old. Her weight is 8.00kgs now. Her birth weight was 3.45kgs. she is active. But her current weight has me worried.
Answer: hello dear first of all if baby is active then weight does not matter. second thing i know all mothers want their babies have chubby cheeks and look like golu molu but it is not possible in one day, one week or in one month. it takes more time. all babies do drama to eat food. but you have to prepare yourself for everything. some points that we need to keep in mind ---
1 it is a big task have patience.
2 cut down milk baby's milk intake because it can not fulfill all need what body wants.
3 try new food always and try to present food in new way like your baby's favourite cartoon or some funny face or in smilies.
4 at this stage baby needs 4 to 5 meals ( fruits, milk and snacks included).
5 always give well cooked food and fresh food .
6 if your baby is fussy eater then take help of rhymes, music and busy him or her in some activity and make him or her feed.
food items ----
eggs, potato, sweet potato, ghee, boiled potato these foods are contain high calories and help to increase weight.
except them you can give everything which you cook in your kitchen.
Question: What should I do to increase my baby weight???? Her birth weight was 2.9 now she is only 2.4
Dear to increase baby weight during breastfeeding, follow these remedies it might be helpful for you...
Eat a nutrious diet , includes more veggies and fruits
Add ghee in your diet,will definitely increase the weight of baby,can have banana too will yield weight gain in baby
If you are an non vegetarian,can have mutton(lamb) will give proper weight to baby
Drink atleast two glasses of milk daily
You can also take dried fish,weekly twice,it helps in milk secretion
Garlic milk helps in producing more milk, for this you have to boil garlic in milk, once it boiled and cooked ,you can drink it with palm sugar,have this before bedtime
Fenugreek also increases breast supply,you can add it in soups,salads , you can also have fenugreek tea
Cumin water is very essential in milk secretion, it also act as a barrier against respiratory issues
A handful of dried fruits increase your milk supply, and releives from constipation, and it also makes your milk thick
Question: My daughter is 6 months old and her weight is 5.6 . Her birth weight was 2.7..she is active..but i am worried about the weight
Answer: Don't worry about your baby's weight and height as long as she stays active and achieves the milestones. Between three and six months of age, the average rate of baby weight gain slows down.