weight loss after weaning baby
For those who weaned "late" (let’s say after 18 months), how did it affect your weight loss? did you continue to lose weight? did you find your body was holding on to weight while bf and you lost it once you stopped?. Meet other parents who are due at the same time as you! whatever you are going through, you are not alone. share your experiences (good and not so good) with other parents and let us know if you have any helpful tips.. Weight loss after birth. don’t be surprised if your baby doesn’t weigh the same as he did at birth when it comes time to leave the hospital. babies are born with excess fluid, so most newborns lose 7 to 10 percent of their birth weight in the first few days of life..
So when it’s time to stop, weight loss after weaning is often a concern for many moms. weight loss is different for every woman. some claim to quickly shed off the pounds while breastfeeding.. From what i heard, most people lose the weight while breastfeeding, but some lucky people need the hormonal changes after weaning in order to lose the weight. i just accepted it, knowing that the weight would go eventually!. Was able to lose the last 10 lbs. after weaning, but it took another 6 months and i had work my butt off – really ramping up the exercise and starving myself. i wasn’t able to do either while nursing. i was one of those people who didn’t lose much while bf’ing..