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An ounce still counts as a gain, right? I've never had gaining issues with my babies so maybe I am not the best person to give advice. But it seems like if he has plenty of wet and dirty diapers and is nursing effectively, then I would continue to just nurse until the next weight check and then decide from there.
Stop weighing him at home Hun you are making yourself crazy. You are doing wonderfully and if he is acting the way you say with the dirty/wet diapers he is ok. He's probably just a slow gainer. Huge hugs Hun.
I am going to second Lyndsay on this one. Don't drive yourself mad. He is happy and had plenty of wet and dirty diapers. That is a much better indication than weight gain. My 2.5 year old hasn't gained an ounce in over 4 months and my pedi said kids go in spurts. They will gain slowly and then over night - boom.
A mom in my other PR has a 6 month old that weighs 13 lbs (normal size at birth) She is very healthy, active and meeting her milestones, so her Dr. isn't worried it.
Our babies are all starting on their individual curves now. Some are going to be 6 foot tall and others may not break 5 ft.
I also want to add: Maybe he is growing in length. Typically, babies chub up first, then sprout in length. They may stay close to the same in weight, or even lose a little but they grow in length, so it is still growth. Some Pedi's forgot that little factoid before they sound the not gaining alarm bell