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I delivered a baby girl 10 days back weight is 2.190 kg,but now she weights 2.025 kg,she is breast feeding, is it normal to loose weight, when will they start gaining, we are keeping baby always wrapped.

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Its normal for new borns to loose some weight in initial few weeks, after this they gain. If her urine output is good, she is well fed. Stools are variable, new borns can have many in a day or none for many days. Wrapping / clothing should be in accordance to climate.
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