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11 Feb 2010

My son is five years old and 120 cm tall. He weighs 26 kg. Is he overweight?
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childhood diseases

01 Jan 0001

Your son is exceptionally tall for his age and his weight is in balance with his height. So in fact he is not overweight, just a very big boy indeed.
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