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Giving birth to a new baby brings you different kinds of emotions like happiness, anxiety and many other emotions. However, it doesn’t just give emotions; you will also feel a lot of changes in your body. And, lots of new moms are concerned about their body size and want to get rid of it in fast and quick way. So, if you are new mom and are freaked out by your body size and weight, we have written this article just for you such that you will be able to lose weight in easier and calm way.
One thing we have to say before beginning about how to lose pregnancy weight is that, it is normal that you still retain the pregnancy weight till some months. Since, your body had been holding the baby for nine months; it will take time to reshape and will also be slow process. According to medical theory, it takes uterus about four weeks just to contract to its normal size. After the uterus contracts to its normal size, most the women lose more than 8 pounds of weight. Also, your body will be getting rid of all the extra fluid in that period.
Also, there are lots of stuffs that will be going through your body during post-pregnancy period. Some of the things include shifting back of pelvic area and hips as in the pre-pregnancy period and other things. If you want to know more details about these things, then you can easily get info from various magazines and going over internet. However, don’t ever try to go to the weight loss programs right through just after few weeks of pregnancy.
Since, it is very vulnerable phase for the women after pregnancy; it will be very risky for taking any kind of weight loss programs. It is better you don’t take any kind of weight loss products such as over the counter weight loss pills and such products. Even doing exercise may be quite risky. If you want to jump right into any kind of exercise, wait minimum 4-8 weeks or so before starting even light kind of exercise. Also, ask your doctor whether it is okay for you to do so.
There are other means also by which you can lose weight such as breastfeeding. In fact, breastfeeding is one of the good ways of losing weight as it uses more than 500 calorie of energy while breastfeeding the baby. This is all we have to say you about how to lose pregnancy weight, we hope that it was really helpful for you.