This is the last week of the 1st trimester of pregnancy which lasts for about 3 months. Until now the pregnancy has evolved quite significantly and this is the moment when future mothers announce their family and friends the big news.
The 11th week of pregnancy represents almost the ending of the first trimester of pregnancy, period in which you start to gain more weight and you may not experience any morning sickness at all.
Until the 10th week, your pregnancy has been confirmed. During the last 2 ½ months, the future mother has already lost 2 menstrual cycles and it`s about to lose her third one.
During the 9th week of pregnancy, the baby has already passed from being an embryo to being a fetus, and it now measures around 13 to 17mm and weighs around 1g.
During the 8th week of pregnancy you`ll need to start filling all the paperwork required by your state to register your baby so a birth certificate can be released after the 9 months will pass. Continue reading
At 7 weeks pregnant, although you are at the half of your first trimester, there aren`t any major changes when it comes to the shape of your body. For now, your baby`s sizes are still as small as those of a pea. Continue reading
Being 6 weeks pregnant represents actually 1 month since conception and 6 weeks from the last menstruation. Continue reading
Although the symptoms aren`t always present when you are 5 weeks pregnant, a few signs that will help you acknowledge your pregnancy might still appear, such as mood changes or fatigue. Practically, if at this point you are pregnant, you have exactly 1 month of pregnancy. Continue reading
When being 4 weeks pregnant, most women may find out that they are pregnant. The fetus is represented by a small ball full of cells which suffers lots of rapid changes until it will become an embryo. The placenta and umbilical cord are at the beginning of their development.
When you are 3 weeks pregnant, you`ll be happy to know that your fertilization will start. The egg produced by the ovaries will meet the sperm which survived the 10-hour journey, and along with one of them will form the zygote.