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is it dangousr to lose this much weight??

Im 19 with my first pregnancy. At the begining i weighed 150 im now 13 weeks and weigh just under 118. My belly is growing and i have a doc appt on feb 10 but should i go to the hospital now? ive lost the weight in a 8 week time frame..

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QueenB9294

Asked by QueenB9294 at 12:20 PM on Jan. 26, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • yeah that doesnt sound good at all hun. thats 32 pounds you've lost and that can hurt the babies growth. go to the doc asap.
    bmdred

    Answer by bmdred at 12:31 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • Feb 10th is a long way off. Go now. Call the office rather than going tothe ER though.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:45 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • i would call your dr and ask have you been really sick it might be from that too but that is alot i know im in my 15 week and i lost 12 lbs sents i got preg and im ok and baby is doing fine but i would still make sure onyou cause 32 is alot
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:59 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • i lost 20 lbs . i was already underweight when i got preggo. but i had hypermis gravidum is a severe form of morning scikness. i would puke so much. i would end up in the hsopitakl from dhehydration. my dd was bron at 38 wks 7 lbs!! and very healthy,. remember to take your prenatals and try to eat small meals. even if you puke soemthing will stay
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 2:06 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • i was 19 with my frist pregnacy also
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 2:07 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • were you overweight to begin with, and have you changed your eating habits once you found out you were pregnant? are you having a lot of morning sickness?
    you can call you doc, rather than going in, they can decide weather or not an earlier appointment is needed.
    Congrats on your pregnancy!
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 3:26 PM on Jan. 26, 2010

  • i was alil chunky. im 5'2 but i wasnt over weight..and i did have very bad morning sickness thats the only reason i changed how i ate because i couldnt eat!! im starting to do better now and i ook like im gaining weigh but the scale says im still losing. Thanks for all the advice tho
    QueenB9294

    Answer by QueenB9294 at 11:42 AM on Jan. 27, 2010

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