Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Can you loose weight in pregnancy?
I'm currently pregnant only 5 weeks with my second I'm currently 13 stone I don't wana look like I did before when I was pregnant with my first any suggestions I walk alot and Gunna start swimming thanks
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
973741 tn?1342346373
Most doctors won't have you actively trying to lose weight when pregnant.    Just try to eat normally---  eat a healthy balanced diet without overdoing the portions.  And yes, exercise.  but if you have not been one to exercise before, maybe check with your doctor.  Here is an article that may help: http://www.medhelp.org/pregnancy-health/articles/Pregnancy-Fitness-Exercises-for-Beginners/2220  Good luck to you hon
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Avatar universal
I'm 195 lbs, and I've lost about 10 pounds.  I'm not actively trying to, but I'm just not wanting things like carbs and sweets this time around.  Last pregnancy was an entirely different story.

So yes, you can lose weight, though you shouldn't diet intentionally. Moderate exercise, like swimming and walking is fine.  Basically anything your body was already used to can be continued.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
4769306 tn?1497809252
Blank
KeeLolo commented on laureninlove's status
3 hrs ago
5536886 tn?1455830946
Blank
purple1234567 uploaded a new photo
4 hrs ago
4769306 tn?1497809252
Blank
KeeLolo commented on photo
6 hrs ago
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Pregnancy: Ages 25-34 Community Resources