Being overweight during pregnancy can be harmful to your and your baby. The more overweight you are, the greater your risk for complications. However there are certain steps you can take before and during pregnancy to reduce your risk of complications.
Am i overweight or obese ?
You can determine if you are overweight or obese based on your body mass index BMI. BMI calculations is based on weight and height. Your pre-pregnancy BMI (that is your BMI before pregnancy ) can be used to determine if you are overweight or not.