Pregnancy Week by Week
There are a lot of different feelings that you may experience during pregnancy, like anxiety, joy, happiness and naturally there is also a certain amount of curiosity.
In order to prepare for this period, you should know what to expect from pregnancy week by week. This way you would know when you have the most difficult times, usually because of the pregnancy symptoms week by week, and find out when things will get better. It may be really useful to have a weekly pregnancy calendar. This way you would know what the pregnancy weeks will bring and you will also see that no matter how bad the symptoms may seem, they will subside at a certain point.
When looking for pregnancy weeks information you should consider both your development and the development of the baby. This is because if you use the pregnancy week calculator you will feel like the changes happen from one day to the other and it is always good to know what the next day will surprise you with. Some women like the surprises that pregnancy brings, but others prefer to know what to expect during pregnancy weeks. This also includes knowing when you will have the appointments with your doctor and the first ultrasound.
-Uterine Lining Starts to Build and Thicken to Receive the Egg! A 1 week pregnant woman is anxious and jittery as she does not know a thing about what changes are going on in her body, especially if this is her first pregnancy. Most of the women do not know the exact day when they conceived. If [...]
-The Journey of the Egg Starts When you are 2 weeks pregnant, the uterus is ready to form a blood rich lining, known as endometrium which is getting ready to receive the egg implantation. According to the doctors this is the decisive moment when the changes start inside the egg. If you are pregnant this [...]
-From Egg to Embryo and Beating Heart! At the beginning, when you are 3 weeks pregnant, it becomes mandatory for you to start taking essential nutrients, protein, calcium and folic acid. This is important for the development of your baby and ideally you should have started taking them since your conception. Folic acid The intake [...]
-Rise in the Production of HCG! Now that you are 4 weeks pregnant, it is the time you might slightly start to feel the changes occurring inside your body, although the growth of the baby will not be exactly spectacular. Here is what you should be expecting from this pregnancy week. Debut of pregnancy symptoms [...]
-Development of Central Nervous System, Bones, Muscles and Heart! When you are 5 weeks pregnant, you will experience the same symptoms as you did last week. There are various changes that are taking place inside your body during your baby’s development, although you may not feel them very clearly. Your baby’s internal organs are developing [...]
-Most Severe Period for Pregnancy Symptoms! When you are 6 weeks pregnant, your healthcare provider will measure your baby with an ultrasound scan. Your baby will certainly appear big but definitely not bigger. The growth of your baby now is continuous and hence the ultrasound scans. You will notice some major discomforts during this week. Slight [...]
-Time for Growth of Major Facial Characteristics in Your Baby! By the time you are 7 weeks pregnant, your baby grows in length up to 13 mm and is growing fast. During this week, your baby is now closer to the size of a small raspberry or a grape than a kernel of corn. This [...]
-Time for Formation of Four Chambers in Your Baby’s Heart! Now that you are 8 weeks pregnant, you have one whole inch of a baby inside your womb. Yes, the little embryo by now will have reached the one-inch mark. You have not gained significant weight but you are surely growing. Your breasts grow bigger [...]
-The Most Severe Period for Mood Swings and Anxiety! When you are 9 weeks pregnant, you are near the end of first trimester. There are various dynamic and noticeable changes, which take place inside your body. When you are in 9th week of pregnancy, the new resident inside your body is about 2.5 centimeters long [...]
-End of the Embryonic Period! By the time you are 10 weeks pregnant, you will find some relief from morning sickness, but you will still appear tired, moody and nauseated. You may begin to notice some blotchiness on your face. You can also recognize the skin problems due to the changes in your body’s level [...]