hii my baby boy is 5 month and 15 days old and his weight is 6. 7 kg and he looks so thin and small not chubby what food i can give him when i start solid food for proper weight gain? plz suggest me .can i start any formula milk ?

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I hope you are well. Your child's weight is okay :) Chubby doesn't mean healthy, so even if your son is lean he can be healthy. Continue breastfeeding your child until 6 months and after 6 months you may start with semi-solids :) If you can express enough milk and your child is satisfied with the feed, then additional milk isn't required.

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