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how much? For the pregos and recently pregos.

How much did you weight before and how much were you recommended to gain? Please be honest. I weighed 216 and the doctor said only 15 pounds. I'm 10 weeks and have gained 3 pounds. I just want to know what your doctors preferred for you body type....please be honest i'm trying to figure out.



For the recently pregos how much did you gain in the end?



So 3 question:

1 how much you weighed before pregnant

2 how much did your doctor recommend you gain

3(appiled to already been pregnant) how much in the end did you gain?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:51 PM on May. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

Answers (22)
  • i weighed 145 doctor recommended I gain 80 lbs (im having twins) i've gained 65
    Breezy1988

    Answer by Breezy1988 at 9:52 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I was 177.. my doctors said between 25-30 lbs was fine for me.. I am 37 weeks and have only gained 23
    celticreverie

    Answer by celticreverie at 9:53 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • 38 weeks sorry
    celticreverie

    Answer by celticreverie at 9:53 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I started at 97 lbs and the doc said no more then 25-30 lbs when i had the baby i was 122.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:53 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • 1. How much you weigh before you were pregnant?
    I was 160 lbs.

    2. How much did your doctor recommend you gain?
    25-30 lbs.

    3. How much in the end did you gain?
    In the beginning I lost 13 lbs to morning sickness.
    In the end I gained 18 lbs in total- I had morning sickness throughout the first and third trimesters, though.
    littlemrsmarcel

    Answer by littlemrsmarcel at 9:54 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I weighed 100 lbs
    Dr said 25-30
    Gained 50
    14 months later.. I weigh... *DUNN DUNN DUNN* 125 and LOVE it :) I like having a little more curves rather then being a skinny A cup no butt girl (size 0 and 34 a cup) Now I'm a size 4 and 36 C. :) (sorry if its TMI)
    amy31308

    Answer by amy31308 at 10:02 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • with my first i weighed 125 doc said to gain 25-30 lbs, ended up gaining about 40.
    with my second weighed 133 before am 37 weeks and now weigh 168, doc didn't tell give me any recomendations on weight gain this time around, said she doesn't tell people what to gain unless they are over/underweight in the begining or are gaining too slowly/quickly throughout
    vabchmommy

    Answer by vabchmommy at 10:08 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • My first pregnancy:
    1) I weighed 294 at my first appointment
    2) Doctor recommended that I gain 15 pounds
    3) I weighed 284 on the day I delivered.

    I ate lost 25 pounds from morning sickness and then following the diet and exercise suggested by my doctor so I only ended up gaining 6 pounds back. My baby weight a little over 8 pounds and was very healthy.

    This pregnancy:
    I weighed 290 at the first appointment. I was in the middle of losing weight and we got a little surprise. :)
    I am almost 32 weeks and I've gained 4 pounds.

    My doctor has me eating healthy (not restricting calories. Just eating healthy and not eating junk) and exercising everyday.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:09 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I weighed 162 before getting pregnant.

    Doctor said I could gain anywhere between 30-45 lbs.; that was 'normal'.

    I gained 45 lbs., but was also 4 days late. I swear I gained more within those 4 days! I've lost most of it though. I have 5 lbs. still lingering, mainly in the excess skin that *was* my flat stomach :)
    ap9902

    Answer by ap9902 at 10:13 PM on May. 7, 2009

  • I weighed 100.
    Dr. said about 25 to 30.
    I've gained 38lbs.
    I'm 35 weeks.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:24 PM on May. 7, 2009

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