Main Article on Growth Failure in Children Question: Did your child experience growth failure? Please describe your experience. Submit Your Comment Comment from: 2012, 3-6 Female (Caregiver) Published: April 21 My child was born at 28 weeks weighing only 1.5 kg. She is now 3 and she weighs about 8 kg. She is shorter than kids her age but speaks fluently and is hyperactive. I am worried if she will catch up with her peers. Comment from: Prasanna, 13-18 Male (Caregiver) Published: September 21 The patient is my second child. His birth weight is 3.250 kg. But at his age of six months his growth is getting down. Now his weight is 6.5 kg and height is 70 cm. All reports including blood and also urine are ok. Comment from: Gloria, 19-24 Female (Patient) Published: July 09 I am 21 but yet I have no breast development and have slow growth.