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How much did you weigh when you got pregnant and how much did you gain your whole pregnancy?

was your doctor worried if you gained alot?

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mamawilbur

Asked by mamawilbur at 7:03 PM on May. 17, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • i was 220 when i got pregnant, i gained 8lbs the whole pregnancy and then lost 30 after he was born
    Kambrosino07

    Answer by Kambrosino07 at 7:06 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • i was 88 lbs and gained 15 lbs through out my pregnancy. I am very petite. My doctor wanted me to gain 40 lbs, but of course i didn't. That was too much weight for me to gain.
    mai5

    Answer by mai5 at 7:06 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • when i had my first i was 110 when i got pregnant and 123 when i delivered, so i gaines 13 pounds with her. she weighed 7lbs 7oz and was 20 inches long. the only reason i didnt gain a ton of weight with her was because i had gestational diabetes and had to be super careful about what i ate because my diabetes was only diet controlled and i didnt want to have to go on insulin so i played it safe.

    with my second baby which was only 20 months after my first i started at 152 and weighed 168 when i had him so i gained 16 pounds with him. the reason i weighed alot more at the start of my second pregnancy is because the doctors didnt notice that the diabetes didnt go away after i delivered like it was supposed to so i was/am still diabetic and once i delivered my first i went a little crazy on all the food that i couldnt have when i was pregnant, which i never would have done if i knew the diabetes didnt go away...

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    MamaSusieQ045

    Answer by MamaSusieQ045 at 7:11 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • is your doctor worried about you weight gain in your pregnancy? how far along are you?
    MamaSusieQ045

    Answer by MamaSusieQ045 at 7:12 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • Lol I was 120 when I first got pregnant then eat my way up to 200lbs, damn that was hard work! lmao!
    SMITxsM2

    Answer by SMITxsM2 at 7:15 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • My first, I was 127 start and was 158 when I delivered.

    my second, I was 153 start and 165 when I delivered. I was on restriction for this one because I started high. The doctor did not want me gaining too much.
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 7:18 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • I was between 105-120 lbs with all 5 of mine. I gained between 12-22 lbs with each. My drs never got on me about gaining too much - I had gestational diabetes with 4 out of the 5, but it was well controlled with diet and exercise. My kids were between 7 lbs 7 oz and 8 lbs 9 oz.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 7:37 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • i started at 135 and weighed in at 179 in the end... 40 lbs!!!! i ate tons of icecream! baby came out at 8.14lbs....i am now stuck at 148lbs :(
    cnv13085

    Answer by cnv13085 at 8:48 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • i'm 23 weeks and 1 day along in my pregnancy and i've gained 14 pounds so far and my doctor threw a fit and pretty much called me fat i'm at 180 pounds right now my sugar levels and my blood pressure is perfect every time i go in :)
    mamawilbur

    Comment by mamawilbur (original poster) at 10:09 PM on May. 17, 2011

  • 1st pregnancy- started 124 delivered at 148 so I gained 24 pounds.
    2nd pregnancy- I am 23 weeks and started at 111 lbs. and have gained 17 pounds.

    The dr. wasn't worried last time and so far he hasn't said anything!
    saysmom

    Answer by saysmom at 10:46 PM on May. 17, 2011

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