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14 Jun 2004

Baby's Weight
My son is 7 months old & weighs +- 10kg. He weighed 3.53kg at birth. Is his weight healthy for his age?

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childhood diseases

01 Jan 0001

The only way to judge weight is by looking at your child Road to health chart where all the weights are plotted. He does sound rather heavy for his age, but this is not a concern as long as he gets the appropriate amount of healthy, unsweetened food. Your local clinic (doctor) should be able to assist if you need advice.
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