Sick baby really doesn’t want to eat and denies any food offered by his troubled family. For loss of appetite is a typical manifestation of any acute disease and many chronic ones. This obvious fact needs to be understood. First, let’s consider the acute illnesses, i.e. those appeared suddenly as well as the majority of child infections and injuries, poisoning, appendicitis, and much more.
Acute infections, usually viral ones, are the most common ones exactly in childhood, and which the child’s body in most cases is able to cope with on his own without any …» Continue Reading: When Sick Baby Refuses to Eat: Peculiarities of Child’s Appetite