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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    I'm going to cut all the crap out and give it a really good go at maintaining my weight

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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    I am 185 cm and was about 115kg when I fell pregnant. I walked out of hospital with a 3kg bub and me being 95kg. Crazy. My blood pressure spiked when I hit 40+1 but it had been perfect the whole way through. No sign of GD either. This pregnancy is another story entirely. I am probably more 120 and no where nearly as active as I was. Really worried but making sure I make good food choices! I will let you know if I need a nutritionist after my OB appt.

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    I'm 169cms and 95 kilos I just found out I'm 6 weeks roughly (gained no weight yet) I am trying to eat more regularly and stopped drinking caffeine, soft drink etc...

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    I'm 162cm, 121kgs when I found out I was pregnant and now 4 weeks later I'm 117kgs.

    I use to be 98kgs forever but was really active and then injury caused the massive weight gain.

    I'm currently waiting for my treadmill to be delivered so I can get fit for labour.

    This is my first pregnancy and I'm a little bit worried about how I'll end up too

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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    Have you thought of pregnancy yoga? Or aqua aerobics? It's really great to lose weight with (not that we should while pregnant) but when your big the water takes all your weight. I lost about 15kg doing it!

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    I was very overweight. I hadn't lost my weight from my previous pregnancy Im 177 and 119kg (crikey) I never had to see anyone. Complicated free pregnancy they watched me for diabetes which never eventuated. I gained 6kg , I mostly craved fruit which was a good thing. Had a dd 5lb 8oz. Now to get moving

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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    I want to take up swimming and would like to get motivated to go for a early morning 30min walk before work. Just got to start doing it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Baby mad View Post
    I want to take up swimming and would like to get motivated to go for a early morning 30min walk before work. Just got to start doing it.
    Do it!! The walk would be such a great habit to continue when you have your little one too!

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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    I'm 183cm and I was 143kg at my 12 week first appointment, my BMI was 43. They didn't get me to see a nutritionist, I didn't get gestational diabetes or preeclampsia.

    I ate healthy-ish throughout the pregnancy, but by the end it was mostly junkfood for dinners. I also did hydrotherapy throughout my pregnancy. It was a great way to exercise and use my muscles, especially with my back problems

    By the end of the pregnancy I weighed 160kg, putting on 17kg. I'm pretty happy with that as its only 12% of my starting weight. I'm down to 151.5kg, five weeks after giving birth.

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    Default Overweight and pregnant.

    LoveHeart did they say your labour would be high risk?


 

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