Monthly Archives: July 2010

Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 37-40)

Nearing the end of pregnancy, the placenta’s resources start to diminish. The movements from your baby may also start to lessen as there’s now…

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 33-36)

Not only are your lungs squashed by your growing baby (causing that breathlessness), your stomach is constricted too. This can cause indigestion. That’s why small…

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 29-32)

It’s not just during the first trimester (when organ development is frantic) that you need to watch what you eat and drink. Overdoing the booze now could damage…

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 25-28)

Week 25 You Now your baby is filling up more of your bump, you’ll see ripples and undulations of movement …

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 21-24)

Week 21 You You are clearly pregnant now, with the top of your womb reaching your belly button. Sometimes, midwives …

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Pregancy Week by Week (Weeks 17-20)

Week 17 You You may get breathless and sweaty as your metabolism soars and your heart needs to work at …

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 13-16)

Week 13 You This is officially the beginning of the second trimester. Your pregnancy is now safer, as miscarriage risks …

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 9-12)

Week 9 You For you, the heat is on. Your increased blood volume, plus burning calories quickly to keep your …

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Pregnancy Week by Week (Weeks 5-8)

Week 5 You Your period is late so pick up a pregnancy test from the pharmacy. The test detects even …

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Preganancy Week by Week (Weeks 1-4)

Weeks 1-3 You Blissfully unaware that you are on your way to motherhood, you will feel quite normal, but your …

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