What is your daughter eating? Is she taking in such things as baby cereal and baby food? Do those go down OK? Does she eat anything different when she is with the nanny than when she is with you? It may be that two things are occurring. As you know, she is well beyond the age when children begin to eat solid foods. There may be a problem with her swallowing reflex, and this should be evaluated. There may also be a behavioral component. Is she otherwise developing normally?
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. MedHelp is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.