Weight Loss After Baby Not Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding will not initially help you lose any additional weight than is normal from loss of the placenta, amniotic fluid, and excess water (which accounts for about 15 to 17 pounds in the first few weeks, all told), but it will help to contract your uterus and shrink it back down to its pre-pregnancy size much more quickly.. If breastfeeding does help lose weight, the effect may be not too significant. regardless to this issue, breastfeeding should be your top choice after birth. it may not only be effective to restore your ideal weight but also very crucial to provide essential nutrient for the first 6 months growth of your baby after birth.. Weight loss after baby/breastfeeding. j. jennab2424. how much baby weight did you out on? how much have you lost and in what amount of time? also, are you breastfeeding or formula? thanks ladies. i am 5 days postpartum really struggling with seeing all this loose fat hanging from me. i may not be able to breastfeed. i had a breast reduction and, while my milk seems to have come in due to my.