Eating Disorders and Pregnancy
Eating disorders affect a growing number of women every year. If you suffer from an eating disorder and are trying to get pregnant it can be extremely difficult.
Eating disorders seriously affect your hormonal system. Before getting pregnant itís necessary for you to get your weight under control.
There are a lot of risks to your baby if you get pregnant while still battling an eating disorder, including: miscarriage, and low birth weight.
Women who have an eating disorder during pregnancy have an increased risk of: Labor complications, needing a c-section and Postpartum Depression.
If you suffer from an eating disorder, it is strongly recommended that you get treatment before you get pregnant.