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Do I weight enough for this baby to be healthy?

okay maybe my question doesnt make a whole lot of sence. Im a petite person by nature. I eat beyond my reach and I cant seem to gain much gain I'm stepping into my 7th month and i weigh 114 pounds. I started of 110 before getting pregnant then dropped to 105 in one month then went back to 110 my 5th month and now im 114. Im extreamly worried my tummy isnt that big NOONE believes Im 7 months pregnant. My midwife doesnt seem concerned at all so that must be a good sign but I cant help but think that my baby will have difficulties because I just cant seem to gain any weigh. Did anyone else go through this?

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Kaidensmommy009

Asked by Kaidensmommy009 at 2:21 PM on Sep. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • My friend didn't gain much and hers was fine! If the doctor isn't concerned you are probably fine. Did they do an ultrasound and measure baby yet? If so, they would have said something to you I'm sure.
    Steff107

    Answer by Steff107 at 2:24 PM on Sep. 7, 2009

  • your stomach looks huge in your pictures- i don't see a problem. technically you've gained ten pounds
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 2:25 PM on Sep. 7, 2009

  • i went thru tht. i hav nvr been able to gain much weight EVER. neithr did my cousin. i had 2 kids nd myy weight went up nd down but i nvr went ovr 115. both my kids came out healthy nd happy. wen i had my 2nd i was 115 nd aftr i weighed 108. rmr tht the baby will tak wat it needs! :-D good luck mommi!
    khmymommi

    Answer by khmymommi at 2:37 PM on Sep. 7, 2009

  • THANKS mommies, this has been one of my biggest worries. I have my mom blowing her head off because of my weight. THANK YALL once again. I really appreciate it.
    Kaidensmommy009

    Answer by Kaidensmommy009 at 2:40 PM on Sep. 7, 2009

  • I've kind of done the same thing you did. I was 120 prepregnancy and now that i'm almost 8 months i'm still only 125. I lost 8 pounds in my first trimesters and gained that back. as long as you are eating healthy and staying active there shouldn't be a problem.
    Jessie1689

    Answer by Jessie1689 at 5:27 PM on Sep. 7, 2009

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