My daugther had basically stopped eating around 15 months. She would eat half a banana and yogurt but had not eaten "real food". like some chicken, or bread, or oatmeal. Her pediatrician had me give her PediaSure because she was under weight. This is my second child so I knew that sometimes children won't eat. My son was about 2 when he lost interest in food. It is hard to accept that your child is not eating, but I've been told by pretty much everyone that a child will not go hungry and will eat when theyre ready. Basically you CAN'T make them eat if they dont want to. My daugthers been on PediaSure a few weeks and it's posted right on the bottle to be clinically proven for weight gain, so I'm hoping it works and she'll pack on some pounds. I still try to give her something solid everyday, I have thrown out so much food that shes refused but I'm happy if she eats a little bit at this point.View Thread
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