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Institute of Medicine Weight Gain Recommendations for Pregnancy

Pregnancy Weight Category  Body Mass Index*  Recommended Range of Total Weight (lb) 
Underweight   Less than 18.5   28-40
Normal Weight 18.5-24.9 25-35
Overweight 25-29.9 15-25
Obese 30 and greater 11 to 20

*To find out your Body Mass Index, Click Here