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Posted by: Annie | 2007/05/16

Preganancy Weight

Dear Gynaedoc,

I am 1.7m and weigh 78kg. I am trying to fall pregnant (have been off the pill for 1.5 months). Please advise how much weight I should gain during pregnancy. Ideally I wouldv'e preferred to go down to 70kg before trying but it's been a struggle.

Thanks!

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The average weight gain in pregnancy is 12 kg.

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