Hi I am 37 weeks pregnant and from last few weeks my weight is increasing very rapidly. Its almost 1 kg every week. Baby weight is in normal range. I do not have any issues like Bp diabities or swelling. I dont eat much sugar as well. I was already little over

weight when I started my pregnancy. Looks like I will gain 20 kgs in total till my due date. feb mid. I am little worried about the increase in weight. Please advise what could be the reason and what care I should take.

This is the same situation with me. I am 37 weeks pregnant and I am gaining approx 2kg every 2 weeks. I was also bit over weight since start of pregnancy (69kg) and now it's around 80. I also don't have any issues and don't even eat much sugar. I eat healthy. I checked with doctor and she said everything is fine. I reconfirmed with other gynecologist as well and she also confirmed there is nothing to worry

Since all reports are normal there is no medical worry. At times even when we feel we eat healthy a little balancing may be needed in your diet plan. You should discuss this with a nutritionist so that it can help you even in the post delivery phase.

If u need help with nutrition plan or consultation, let us know. It might be better to go for a consultation to ensure healthy you and baby :)

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