Pregnancy Stages Month By Month

Pregnancy is the blessing of motherhood. A mother will be equivalent to God when she give birth to child. A girl is said to be complete when she becomes a mother and each and every girl should be proud in becoming a mother. In modern world, there are many latest technologies available to detect pregnancy, to maintain a balanced lifestyle during pregnancy time.

Pregnancy Stages Month By Month

It is good to have a pregnancy calendar. In earlier stages, it should be tracked month by month and later it should be tracked week by week and day by day. In modern world, with latest technologies, trimesters can be seen and tracked easily by means of pregnancy calendar. Let us see month by month progress.

Guide Of Pregnancy Month By Month

Growth Of The Fetus By Month

Growth of fetus is categorized by means of 3 trimesters namely first trimester ranging from week 1 to week 12 i.e. approximately first 3 months, second trimester ranging from week 13 to 27 i.e. approximately from 4rd month to 6th month and third trimester ranging from week 28 to week 42 i.e. approximately from 7th month to 9th month.

 Growth Of Fetus In First Trimester

In the end of first month, baby is approximately 2mm long and early stages of development are started. Baby is called a blastocyst. In the end of second month baby is approximately 1/2 inch to 3/4 inch long and weighs about 1-2 grams. Baby’s formation from blastocyst is changed to an embryo.

Important activity of heart beat is observed in second month with rapid heart beat increase. In the end of third month baby is 3-4 inches long and weighs about 1 ounce. Fetus formation from embryo is happening now and the tail is also getting lost during this time. Slighter movements are observed but it is not easily felt by mother.

Growth of fetus in first trimester

Growth Of Fetus In Second Trimester

In the end of fourth month baby is approximately 5-6 inches long and weigh 5-8 ounces. In the end of fifth month baby is approximately 7-8 inches long and weighs 3/4-1 pound. This is the month for one to identify the gender variation and if it is the girl baby,  development of  primitive eggs in the ovaries also would get started.

In the end of sixth month baby is approximately 9-10 inches long and weigh in at about 1 1/2-2 1/4 pounds. Pre-matured babies are possible by end of sixth month but the survival rate will be very low. Baby’s movements are rapidly seen and all mothers especially for the first time pregnant mothers feel it  very excitedly.

Growth Of Fetus In Second Trimester

Growth Of Fetus In Third Trimester

In the end of seventh month baby is approximately 11 inches long and weighs around 3-3 1/2 pounds. In this month automatic turning of head down is possible among babies. Even baby can aware of the light and dark in the uterus. Boy babies testes will begin descending.

In the end of eighth month baby is approximately 13 inches long and weighs around 5-6 pounds at the end of this month. This period may be the ultimate delivery time for some of the kids. In the end of ninth month Babies weight and length vary  and approximate range during birth will be  between 7-8 pounds and 19-21 inches in length.

Major child birth is possible during this period. Labor pains are very common. Good luck and good birth! Let us see the common problems that a girl gets during the pregnancy cycles. During the entire course of pregnancy, morning sickness is quite common and it differs from individuals . Let us see about morning sickness.

Growth Of Fetus In Third Trimester

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Morning Sickness

Almost every woman will have morning sickness and it is predominately seen during the first trimester. Nausea is initiated approximately during 6 weeks but few feel it even in 4 weeks itself. The duration of nausea in woman varies and mostly it may get stopped by 14 weeks  time. For few it may prolong till child berth. Easy and homemade remedy for controlling nausea is in taking citrus fruits and foods.

Without doctor’s advice, unnecessary medicines should not be given. Factors that may induce nausea and vomiting are rapid increase of hormones namely Human chorionic gonadotropin, Estrogen, peculiar kind of sensitivity towards smelly foods etc., Few  would like to smell spicy but deny even milk smell and for few, vice verse.

Studies have shown that stomach bacterium namely Helicobacter pylori will also cause lengthy nausea time periods. Stress is also observed as the phenomena for vomiting. As the duration defers from each individual, when it is consulted with doctors, they predict the above scenarios but it is uncertain only.

Meditation, yoga are the best ways to get rid from stress relief. Due to nausea and vomiting, pregnant woman easily get exhausted. It is the best to consult gynecologist doctor in all stages of pregnancy.

In modern medicine, there are multiple advanced techniques are available for stopping vomiting. Taking home made recipes as well also differs and hence pregnant ladies should mind that vomiting is the common symptom. Avoid tension. Be relax. Happy pregnancy!

Morning Sickness