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Top 12 Alarming Causes Of Low Birth Weight In Babies

My son weighed 2,250 gm when he was born. The doctor said he was just below the ideal weight and can cover up the gap in a few months. But my visitors were not so graceful. They would talk so much about my son’s weight (or lack of it) that I began worrying rather too much. What is low birth weight in babies and how much should a full term baby weigh at the time of birth?
MomJunction explains about low birth weight, the reasons and outcome of low weight, and the ways you can overcome it.