10 Dec '15, 2am
Whopping Weight Gain
Just a quick update from last week's pregnancy post. Last week, baby suddenly started measuring too small during the scan. Even though just 2 weeks before that, at my 33week growth scan, she was the right size. It was worrying because she was only 2kg at 34weeks and 4 days, when she should be 2.5kg. Doctor suspected that her growth was starting to get restricted in there (quite common with Placenta Previa patients). So we had to plan to get her out earlier (at 37weeks)compared to a regular elective csection (that's usually arnd 39 weeks). So since last week's shit news, I was told to increase my calories, and I did. I ate durians, and kept eating more than my usual amount of food. Yesterday, I went for my visit and when I got myself weighed (they do this at every visit), I only put on 400grams. Argh! From my experience in the past, I would always gain like 2kg and out of t...