Military Significant Others and Spouse Support -
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Aversion to food after pregnancy?

  1. Regular Member
    Corey's_Heather's Avatar
    Corey's_Heather is offline
    Regular Member
    Join Date
    May 2007

    Help Aversion to food after pregnancy?

    Has anyone else had this? Several days ago I was nauseous off and on for about 24 hours, since then food has been very unappealing to me and I practically have to force myself to eat anything. I'm concerned about this because even when I am able to force down some food it isn't very much at all and I know I'm not getting anywhere near the 2500 calories per day that I am supposed to be consuming to produce milk. I was just wondering if anyone else has experienced anything like this as nothing I've read mentions anything like it. TIA!
  2. Miranda
    Bama*Mama's Avatar
    Bama*Mama is offline
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Virginia Beach, VA
    I had to FORCE myself to eat for the first 6 weeks after I had DD. They literally had a nurse sit on my bed at watch me eat before they would allow me to leave the hospital. I just had no desire & just the thought of eating made me sick. I just found foods that I liked enough to force myself to eat. Thank God for chicken, mac & cheese, salads, green beans, carrots, apples, and peanut butter. I literally ate the same meals every day for those first 6 weeks.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts