I am mother of 11month old girl... she started teething and has lost her appetite... i have to feed her liquids forcely... i want to know how can i increase her appetite...

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Updated on Mar 18, 2017

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since the child is teething, she would naturally have itching and pain, which would affect her intake. Give more of liquids and thin semi solids like breastfeed, juice, lasii, buttermilk, soup, thin dal, curd, custard, very thin porridge/khichri etc. Try feeding her at a gap of at least two hours and offer variety. Do take advice of your paediatrician for soothing gels.

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