my baby girl is 23 months old and her weight is 8. 3 and height is 33. 2 inch. her hemoglobin is 11. 2 . every body said that she is underweight I much worried about her weight . she is much active and never sick always. what can I do for her. (note): she is born by Major omphalocele and her birthweight was 2. 2 when she was 10 days old she was suffering from pneumonia and falling her weight 1600 kg. she has been kept in NICU for12 days during pneumonia, anemia and blood infection problem.

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I hope you are well. Her weight is on the lower side because of everything she has gone through during birth. However, it's nice to hear that she is active and doesn't fall sick often now. What are you feeding her ? Also are you giving her breastfeeding along with formula feed ? Feed her a variety of foods, include enough protein rich foods ( dal, pulses, eggs, lean meat, nuts powder), give her 2 servings of fruits, at least 3 servings of veggies, dairy and dairy products and wholegrains/millets :) Take Care

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