A 39-year-old member asked:
Why are premature babies less likely to gain weight when they get older?
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Pediatrics 35 years experience
Apparently...: ...They seem to be born with fewer cells, including fat cells, and while growing at a similar rate, do not achieve the same size milestones at the same time.
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Last updated Dec 18, 2012
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