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PREGNANCY WEEK BY WEEK




Finding out you are pregnant can be both exciting and scary at the same time, especially if you are pregnant for the very first time. You may be wondering what you can expect during pregnancy and have questions about the development of your baby as well. Keeping track of your pregnancy week by week is a great way to learn how your body is changing and how your baby is doing as well. There are a variety of pregnancy week by week guides that you can either get from your doctor or find online so you can follow your pregnancy.

A pregnancy week by week guide can help you in a variety of ways. These guides help you learn about the changes that are going on in your body, reassuring you as to what is normal and what warning signs you may need to look for as well. It can be helpful to realize that the changes going on in your body are normal and to be expected. Often there are tips for how to deal with these changes as well. Often there are helpful tips for fathers as well that encourage them in ways to help you through your pregnancy. If you are having twins, you may find specific information that will be helpful for you, since being pregnant with twins can be a bit different. These guides often include stories from other moms and even give you great reading ideas for more helpful information during your pregnancy.

One of the most exciting things you can keep track of by following a pregnancy week by week guide is your baby and how it is growing. Often these guides tell you specifically what is happening in your baby’s growth and development that week. Many times pictures are also included so you can get a good idea how your baby looks like as it is forming in your tummy. Every week the information will be different and you will learn about how your baby is developing. Often you will find out when the heartbeat may be heard and you may even want to purchase a monitor so you can hear the heartbeat for yourself. This guide will also give you an idea when you will first start feeling your baby move so you can be ready to feel that amazing feeling.

Following your pregnancy week by week can be an exciting and informative experience. This will help you become more comfortable with your pregnancy and will keep you at ease since you will know exactly what is going on with your body and your baby. Keeping the father informed will also be a great way to keep him feeling involved in the pregnancy and will help you both learn more about your baby. You may want to keep your pregnancy week by week guide and write notes in it as you go along. Later in life this may be a wonderful keepsake full of memories and you will be able to look back at your pregnancy week by week and how exciting and wonderful it was. Your child may enjoy getting to look at your guide as well when they are older.


- Barrier Methods of Contraception. - Miscarriage
- Post Natal Depression - Pregnancy
- Sexual Activity during and after Pregnancy - Smoking and Pregnancy
- Stretch Marks in Pregnancy - Termination (Abortion).
- The I.U.D. (or Intra Uterine Device). - The Pill (Oral Contraceptive Pill or OCP).
- The Rhythm Method of Birth Control or Natural Family Planning - Tubal Ligation.
- Vasectomy. - Signs of Pregnancy
- Pregnancy Tests - Stages of Pregnancy
- Pregnancy Due Date Calculator - Symptoms of Pregnancy
- Early Pregnancy Signs - Ectopic Pregnancy
- Pregnancy Calendar - Pregnancy Test
- Pregnancy week by week - Teenage Pregnancy
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