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how much should i lift?

im 18 weeks pregnant and i was wondering what is the maximum weight i can lift?just wondering cuz me an the hubby are workin on the babys room

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Asked by alaina_20 at 5:15 PM on Dec. 5, 2008 in Pregnancy

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  • I'm 33wks and i have been lifting my 35lbs son the whole time. You be the judge. Once you feel a strain then you knokw to stop. You can lift up to any limit your body is used to.

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:18 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • 30 lbs

    Answer by vakatia at 5:24 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • my doc told me what ever you feel comfortable lifting I work at a bar and I have to change kegs and carry cases of beer I did it with my first one and he is fine just dont strain yourself. good luck on the babies room! :)

    Answer by Moe727 at 5:26 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

  • Lift until you feel a strain. Don't if it seems to hurt to do it. Lots of people have more than one child and carry the other kid around all day so you should be fine with like 20-30 pounds but listen to your own body.

    Answer by lasombrs at 5:27 PM on Dec. 5, 2008

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