Pregnancy can change a body, but when it happens to a body that has generally been slender for most of its life, it can be a real shock. Yes, it may be hard to “cry” for a skinny person, but every body type has its problems.
When you’ve always had a fast metabolism and maintained your weight really easily, you probably take your pre-pregnancy body for granted. Not that it’s a license to eat junk, but there’s less initial worry about the effect pregnancy will have, especially in terms of weight gain.
This expecting mom was one of those naturally slender women. She gained her pregnancy weight fairly quickly right off the bat, and though that has slowed a bit, she’s concerned about exceeding her doctor’s target weight gain goal by a few pounds.
Pregnancy changes everyone’s bodies differently. Just remember to eat right, exercise, and consult your doctor as needed. Otherwise, try to relax and let nature take its course.
Read the full article here: 28 weeks: How have I gained all this weight already?