First Trimester Development

Pregnancy Month 1: Week 1 – Week 7

Congratulations – you’re pregnant. Find out what to expect in the very early days. Pregnancy month 1: week 1 – week 7 Although we think of pregnancy as lasting for 9 months, it’s actually 40 weeks. Your due date is calculated from the first day of your last period, so your pregnancy is counted as […]

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Pregnancy Month 2: Week 8 – Week 12

You’re now well into the first trimester of pregnancy. By the end of this stage, your baby will be fully formed. Pregnancy month 2: week 8 – week 12 What’s happening to your body in month 2? Your breasts will be getting bigger and your waistline gradually expanding – you might find that you can’t […]

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Pregnancy Month 3: Week 13 – Week 16

Pregnancy month 3: week 13 – week 16 What’s happening to your body in month 3? You’ll start to look pregnant – your tummy will be getting rounder and you’ll be putting on weight. With any luck, feelings of nausea will have receded, but you might be getting a bit constipated because of hormonal changes. […]

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Pregnancy Week by Week

Expecting a baby? Here’s what you and your baby-to-be can be expecting in each week of your pregnancy! First Trimester Week 1 & 2: You ovulate and your body preps up for fertilization with your egg waiting for a sperm to burrow in it! During fertilization the sex of your baby is determined! Week 3: […]

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Changes During Pregnancy – First Trimester

A full term pregnancy goes through three trimesters: The first trimester occurs between 1 and 13 weeks, the second between 14 and 26 weeks and the final trimester from week 27 until birth.  During this period, women experience hormonal changes that affect almost all their organs.  Some changes may start from the onset of pregnancy […]

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