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she has taken him to GP who says he is very underweight. he is now being watched at school, has to show his plate and have some one sit with him at lunch times, has a food diary at home and has to be weighed weekly at GP surgery. He is constantly "exhausted" she says,
because between you & me, she drops him off saying that he has been too exhausted to even get off the sofa today......as soon as she leaves the front door, he is like a little whirlwind of energy, absolutely fine.
Whens he returns to pick him up, he tells her he has a headache and is Sooooo tired.
I am sure she doesnt believe me when i tell her how much he has eated as well, as he eats like a horse at mine.
(she regularly has her kids up at A&E and tothe GP, so there is a long history with funny heath related stuff) pershaps OTT is a bit strong, its, well, odd to say the least and as he weighs the same as other kids his age, and is healthy on the BBC thing, im thinking the GP is just apeasing her...
DS1 is just seven and about 110 cm tall, which is not very tall. I haven't weighed him for ages but I doubt he weighs as much three stone/19kg. He's very slender but his ribs are no more visible than his friends' are. Some of them are much bigger builds but still have plenty of ribs on show. There's clearly a wide variety of healthy body sizes but it doesn't seem to include much fat at this age.