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Old 02-12-2013, 10:51 AM   #19
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Re: "He's so skinny!" and "He's so tiny!"

Originally Posted by FrozenBooty View Post
Our gastroenterologist states as long as they stay on a growth curve it's fine if the fall off the curve. Then you should consider increasing nutrition., feelings, calories.

It's ok for a child to sit in the 3rd percentile as long as he stays there. Different babies are different sizes.
That's how my ped is too. As long as they aren't dropping %iles she's not concerned unless there are other symptoms. DD2 was 25 %ile for weight until almost 2, but 75th for height.
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