Log in

Login to your account

Username *
Password *
Remember Me
Sign in using your account with:
  • facebook


A+ A A-


Rate this item
(0 votes)

Your baby this week


Congratulations! You now have what is officially considered a full-term baby, even though you still have three weeks to go.

If your baby has not turned and is not in the head down position, you should begin talking with your doctor about the various options that are available. There are several ways both natural and medical that babies can be turned.


Your body this week

Your body is now going through its own preparations for childbirth. Your doctor will begin looking for signs of labor. These signs include:

  • Engagement -The baby’s position in relation to your pelvis
  • Effacement – thinning of the cervix
  • Dilation – opening of the cervix
  • Softening of the cervix

These processes can occur gradually, over a period of weeks or even a month or more in some women or overnight.

Common symptoms also noticed this week include:

  • Changes in fetal activity
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Heartburn or indigestion
  • Forgetfulness
  • Bloody show
  • Varicose veins
  • Pelvic pressure and discomfort:
  • Leg cramps
  • Stretch marks
Login to post comments

Follow us on Twitter

Follow Gidimoms on Twitter

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Follow us on Facebook

Visit the new site http://lbetting.co.uk/ for a ladbrokes review.


GidiMoms.com is Nigeria's no 1 website for parents and prospective parents. GidiMoms.com gives you loads of really great, helpful information such as: parenting, breastfeeding, pregnancy, family life, love and sex, health, ...Read More Click here

All contents copyright © GidiMoms.com All rights reserved.
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional. Please review the Terms of Use before using this site. Your use of the site indicates your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Use.

This site is published by GidiMoms.com which is responsible for its contents as further described and qualified in the Terms of Use.

Website Designed by G2Web Nigeria

Copyright © GidiMoms.com