Trying to Gain: Gerber

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Small 3-Year Old Needs to Gain Weight

G.Z. asks from Charleston

Please help! Our 3-year old boy hasn't gained any weight in the last year since his 2-year checkup. He still weighs 24 pounds. He's always been small and low on the c...


Slow Weight Gain in 9 Month Old

L.T. asks from Portland

Hi Moms, My 9 month old son has always been small-10th % in weight but average in height and head size. He just had his 9 month appointment and has fallen off the ch...


19 Month Son Not Eating Enough to Gain Weight

H.D. asks from Sacramento

My 19 month old son weighs 17.5 pounds, and has been back and forth to the doctor for over six months now regarding his weight/size. After blood, urine and stool test...


Child's Weight

P.P. asks from Boston

Hello there! My son recently went to his 9 month dr visit and they said he was extremely underweight. He is 16lbs 4oz and 28 inches long. They say he's in the second ...


12 Mo Old "Underweight"

S.S. asks from Rochester

Hello everyone! We took our 12 mo old to her 1 year check up and said they were concerned about her weight. That her height was fine but her weight was in the 15th pe...


Help! My Preemie Won't Eat, and the Doctors Are Worried About His Weight Gain!

A.J. asks from Atlanta

Hi! This is my first question. I have a preemie, "Jamie" who was seven weeks early. At birth, he weighed 4 pounds. At a year old, he is now a scant 15 pounds. Develop...


Weight Gaining Has Stopped!

J.S. asks from Washington DC

My son seems to have stopped gaining weight over the past 2 months. What can I feed him to help him keep gaining? Back Ground: My son was born in March, 2007 with...


High Calorie Foods for Underweight 13 Month Old

K.M. asks from Flagstaff

I recently took my daughter in for her 1 year check up and as I suspected she is smaller than average, actually only the 5th percentile for height and weight. My fir...


Baby Eating but Not Gaining Weight.

A.E. asks from San Antonio

My son is 10 months old and he only weighs 14 lbs. He's very long though, about 26-27 inches. He's true to size as far as onesies and shirts, but I have to put him ...


Worried About My Baby Not Gaining Weight

S.W. asks from Evansville

I'm very worried about my infant's growth. It seems to have dramatically slowed down in the past few months. His birth weight was 8 lbs. 5 oz. He will be 8 months ...