Weight Loss After Pregnancy Kg
Losing the baby weight: the truth about shedding pounds after birth. by what to expect editors. reviewed june 28, 2018. stocksy. many women wonder how long it takes to lose baby weight and bounce back to a pre-baby body. get the real facts about how the body holds on to pounds after birth. mayo clinic, weight loss after pregnancy.
Most women lose about 13 pounds (5.9 kilograms) during childbirth, including the weight of the baby, placenta and amniotic fluid. during the first week after delivery, you'll lose additional weight as you shed retained fluids — but the fat stored during pregnancy won't disappear on its own.. 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.. You should plan to return to your pre-pregnancy weight by 6 to 12 months after delivery. most women lose half of their baby weight by 6 weeks after childbirth (postpartum). the rest most often comes off.