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How Much Weight Can I Lift When I Am Pregnant
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
I am 27wks pregnant. How much weight can I safely lift? I work in a warehouse so lifting is an everyday thing.
I am 9 weeks pregnant and in the process of moving. How much weight can I safely lift. U/s last week was good size fetus and hr. I am used to lifting?
Is it dangerous to lift heavier weights while pregnant if you are used to exercising with heavier weights (ie curling 40 lbs. Dead lifts with 60 lb)?
Can lifting moderate weight objects cause miscarriage? I'm petite, what's the max i can safely lift? Am just 4 weeks pregnant today.
P.G. "Weightlifting": Pregnancy is not the time to compete for the "clean and snatch" weightlifting competition at gold's gym. The pregnancy is subject to any increases in intra-abdominal pressure even though it is generally well protected. If you have to hold your breath to push, pull, or lift something, then it is probably too heavy in pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Get expert advice: It's best to talk to an expert like a certified personal trainer who has experience with pregnant women, sports medicine doctor, physical therapist or exercise physiologist, especially if you weren't doing resistance training before getting pregnant. General recommendation is to lift lighter weights than you were doing before pregnancy. ...Read more
No period for 2 months. 3 home pregnancy test and blood test, all came back negative. Active person. Run and lift weights 6 to 7 days a week. Help!!
Not Pregnant?: Hormonal testing is needed to evaluate why you have not had a period. Thyroid testing is at the top of my list, and checking your Estradiol, Progesterone and Testosterone levels. Checking for signs of diabetes associated with PCOS or Metabolic syndrome also top the list. There are many other problems that can cause it, with Pregnancy needing to be eliminated first and foremost. ...Read more
Depends: Depends on your current stage (most "delicate" is during the first trimester) and what your usually lift. If you usually lift a 30-35lb kid regularly, you should be fine maintaining the same level of activity. However, if you tend to be frail in condition, you should probably limit it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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