HOW DOES MY BABY GAIN WEIGHT?
Some mums usually express concerns that their baby may be losing weight after birth. Here is to show you a brief overview of the trend of how a baby gains weight or loses it within the first six months of birth.
|Within the first seven days||The baby may lose 5-10% of birth weight.|
|At days 7-10||Baby starts gaining weight.|
|By day 14||Baby should have regained birth weight.|
|After day 14||Baby gains an average of 25-30 grams per day for the first 4 months.|
|At 4-5 months||Baby doubles birth weight.|
If you notice an unusual trend, consult your doctor.
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