A 19-year-old female asked:
I was 62 kg before pregnancy and now at 26 weeks and 5 days i'm 75 kg is that a healthy weight?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Berrymananswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 56 years experience
Gaining 13 kg over your normal weight prior to pregnancy is still not critical, but it is more than is generally advised, as weight gain can adversely influence the healthy outcome of the pregnancy. Consult your OB physician for guidance.
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