The Toddler Is An Outlier

By Matt Stiles | | Topics: South Korea

In preparation for her new school, our 30-month-old daughter had her first doctor’s appointment in Korea this morning. Fortunately, the checkup went well. The pediatrician also offered something I hadn’t before received in the United States: information graphics!

Eva has always been larger than other kids her age. Not overweight — just a bit taller and heavier. These charts from the doctor show that she’s in the 97th percentile for her age in both categories: