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#1 of 2 Old 03-10-2014, 08:32 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Hi, 

 

My obs is worried that I don't gain enough weight. I started with 68 kg pre-pregnancy, went to 65 and am now at 70kg (since like 6 weeks?) 

 

I have to take medication for the early contraction, and it leaves a weird bitter-metallic taste in my mouth, so it does not exactly raise my appetite.

 

I think I do not eat enough, but I am not hungry. If I try to add like a protein shake, I feel stuffed for hours, and I am not sure if that is a good approach as well...headscratch.gif

 

I am into "Nourishing Traditions" and therefor I should really eat more, but I just don't know how... or what...

 

Would you worry ? Baby appears to be fine, he is 1450g now, I am 31 weeks pregnant. So, that would be 40th centile or something (pretty much the same as the others)

 

What do you think?


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Have they had you keep a diet log/diary so you can see how much you're getting in?


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