View Poll Results: How did first child's birth weight compare to Others?
Birth weights were comparable (within 8 oz) 56 41.18%
Birth weight of subsequent child was more than 8oz 52 38.24%
Birth weight of subsequent child was less than 8oz 24 17.65%
Not comparable (Born significantly earlier/later/multiples) 15 11.03%
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Old 01-14-2013, 11:38 AM   #32
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Re: How did first child's birth weight compare to your other children?

DS#1 was 8lbs 2oz at 40w4d
DS#2 was 8lbs 6oz at 41w1d
DD was 7lbs 11oz at 39w

It seems like barring something that causes a later baby to be early (DD was a c-section due to breech and other factors), most subsequent babies are larger. My mom had 4 starting with me at 7lbs 4oz and ending with my youngest brother at 8lbs15oz with each baby being a little bigger than the last. Most of my friends have had similar experiences.
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