my baby's weight does not get doubled in 6 months now he is 9 months old still he is not triple to his birth weight and he looks very thin what should I do? he starts teething very early and is not gaining weight much effectively

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Updated on Aug 26, 2018

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Birth weight isn't tripled by 9 months. Its 3 times at age of 1 year. But even if its not, its absolutely normal and nothing to worry about. There is a range and a paediatrician assesses child's development not only on weight gain but other parameters as well.

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