Stages OF Pregancy

By mimi81
  • What are the stages of pregnancy?

    What are the stages of pregnancy?
    There are 4 stages of pregnancy: 1 trimester(week 1- week 12), 2nd trimester(week 13- week 28), 3rd trimester(week 29- week 40), and developing baby.
  • How Long Does It Take To Actually Get Pregnant

    How Long Does It Take To Actually Get Pregnant
    Pregnancy actually starts the moment the sperm meets the ovum. It does not start atthe exact time that you have intercourse.
    It takes a couple of days for the sperm to find the ovum in the female reproductive system.
    Depending on when intercourse took place.
    If you got pregnant, you and your boyfriend probably had intercourse when you were ovulating.
    Ovulation takes place exactly 14 days BEFORE the FIRST day of your expected monthly menstrual perio
  • Stages of Pregnancy

    Stages of Pregnancy
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  • What Kind Of Medication Can You Take During Pregnancy?

    What Kind Of Medication Can You Take During Pregnancy?
    Prenatal vitamins, now available without a prescription, are safe to take during pregnancy. Most herbal preparations and supplements have not been proven to be safe during pregnancy. Generally, you should not take any over-the-counter medication unless it is necessary
  • How do you know that you are pregnant?

    How do you know that you are pregnant?
    After taking 2 pregancy tests after 2 weeks of sexual intercourse
  • How do you lay down when you are pregnant?

    How do you lay down when you are pregnant?
    Avoid moving quickly, you can get dizzy or tweak muscles.
  • What are the symptoms of being pregnant?

    What are the symptoms of being pregnant?
    spotting and/or cramping size of breast changes.
  • When do you start to show that your pregnant ?

    When do you start to show that your pregnant ?
    Every pregnancy is different
  • What are things you can't do while pregnant?

    What are things you can't do while pregnant?
    -x-rays
    -standing too close to microwaves
    -lifting heavy things
    -stay away from harsh chemicals
    -can't drink or smoke
  • Do Twins Share Umbilical Cords?

    Do Twins Share Umbilical Cords?
    Identical twins will often share the same placenta, but usually have separate amnioticsacs. Each twin always has its own, separate umbilical cord. Non identical twins have separate placcentas, amniotic sacs, and umbilical cords.
  • Is Sex During Pregnancy Safe?

    Is Sex During Pregnancy Safe?
    Intercourse during pregnancy is completely safe for most women. Unfortunately, the experience for many mothers-to-be is anything but pleasurable
  • What Are The Dangers During Pregnancy?

    What Are The Dangers During Pregnancy?
    They are numerous of dangers during pregnancy. They can be taking alcohol, drugs, rough physical activity, and much more.
  • How does it feel when a baby kicks ?

    How does it feel when a baby kicks ?
    flutters" or a slight tickle
  • Do twnins share an umbilical cord ?

    Do twnins share an umbilical cord ?
    They have their own cord
  • Do identical or fraternal twins share umbilical cord?

    Do identical or fraternal twins share umbilical cord?
    Each baby has their own umbilical cord, but identical twins share placenta bag and fraternal twins have their own placenta bag.
  • How do you communicate with your baby while pregnant?

    How do you communicate with your baby while pregnant?
    To communicate with your baby during pregnancy you can massage your bump, go swimming, sing and talk to your baby, have a bath, do pregnancy yoga, practice hypno-breathing, go for a walk, and respond to baby kicks.
  • When does the baby turn upside down?

     When does the baby turn upside down?
    it doesn't the baby turns by itself during the cycle.
  • What is the average labor time?

    What is the average labor time?
    For first time moms, it averages from 6 to 12 hours but its lower if the mom already had a child.
  • How Long Does Labor Take?

    How Long Does Labor Take?
    15-19 Hours
  • What Happens In Labor?

    What Happens In Labor?
    You Start Having Pains And Its Time To Start Pushing
  • How Bad Does Labor Hurt?

    How Bad Does Labor Hurt?
    From my sources, i got that everyone is different. but all of them said it was painful.
  • Are Women Meant To Give Birth Horizontally?

    Are Women Meant To Give Birth Horizontally?
    From a women who has experienced a horizontal and vertical birth, she said she prefered the veritcal. She believed that gravity helped her push the baby.
  • Is a water pregnancy better?

    Is a water pregnancy better?
    Since the baby has already been in the amniotic fluid sac for 9 months, birthing into a similar environment is more gentle for the baby and less stressful for the mom.
  • What if the babies feet come out first?

    What if the babies feet come out first?
    Birth defects are slightly more common and the defect might be the reason it went to a breech birth. I guess doctors have to carefully pull the baby out but a breech birth is in 1 out of 25 full term births.
  • How do you give birth to identical twins?

    How do you give birth to identical twins?
    You give birth one after the other. Initially one at a time.
  • How much does it hurt?

     How much does it hurt?
    Pain depends on the person and how much pain that person can endure.
  • Why do some women faint during labor?

    Why do some women faint during labor?
    Some women faint during labor because they lose consciousness or because they have heart/medical problems.
  • Do the contractions hurt?

    Do the contractions hurt?
    Depends on how u tolerate pain.
  • Why do premature births happen?

    Why do premature births happen?
    Having premature babies in the past, being pregnant with one or more babies at a time, having problems with your uterus or cervix now or in the past
  • How do you know when your ready for labor ?

    How do you know when your ready for labor ?
    Water breaks,having strong regular contractions,discharge,bad back aches
  • What do you bring with you when you are about to give labor?

    What do you bring with you when you are about to give labor?
    Take medical records and clothes
  • How much weight do you lose after pregnancies?

     How much weight do you lose after pregnancies?
    You instantly lose ten pounds of fluid after delivery.