Pregnancy weight has been the talk of the town – from Drew Barrymore joking about packing on the pounds to Beyonce’s recent admission to being 195 pounds when she gave birth. Then there’s the celebrity body bounce back. Images of Kim Kardashian, Jessica Simpson and the scandalous Caroline Berg Eriksen have left many women frustrated, pressured or just plain confused.
So where does the extra weight go during pregnancy?
According to the American Pregnancy Association, an approximate breakdown of your weight gain should look something like this:… [read more]