Pregnancy 25 , 26 , 27, 28 weeks
Pregnancy Week By Week / / August 12, 2017
25, 26, 27, 28 weeks of pregnancy
seventh month - period, completing the second trimester of pregnancy, and in some ways it's really mysterious month.New Life evolves, and even trying to defend their rights - is to help tiny heels, thrashy at my mother's belly.
What's going on with the baby
By week 26 it weighs about 1000 grams, and its growth can reach 37 cm!This is a little man, and though his skin is red and wrinkled, it was formed under the fatty tissue.
In these times marked rapid growth of the fetus, the formation of muscles.His movements become more active.The periods of activity alternating with relatively calm state, when the baby sleeps.During the ultrasound, you can see that he already knows how to suck on a finger, and even smile.There comes a crucial stage in the development of the cerebral cortex.The seven-month baby feels pain and reacts much the same way as full-term baby.
kid is too early to leave the cozy mom's "cradle" becausehis lungs still not mature, do not produce surfactant - a substance that prevents spadenie alveoli during breathing.However, very soon - after 26 weeks period, all obstetricians the world recognize the fetus is born, if he wants to get out into the light.
Although for nursing a baby born prematurely need special equipment, such births are considered doctors, not as "late" miscarriage, as well as the official birth.This, apparently, is the magic of the seventh month - labor is not far off!
What's going on with my mother
uterus bottom is at a height of 27-28 cm above the vagina.Due to the high position of the uterus compresses the diaphragm, and the woman becomes difficult to breathe.Shallow and rapid breathing does not provide adequate oxygenation of the body, so try to walk a little more.
On the other hand, when walking down the increased noticeably pulling the stomach.In order to alleviate the hardship of carrying not only figuratively but also literally, be careful with the shroud.
Pick up the band as follows: centimeter tape measure the circumference of the abdomen at the navel and to the result add 4-5 cm in the growth of the uterus in the next week of pregnancy - a figure that will be the size of the shroud.
Some women are worried about heartburn resulting from falling acidic gastric juices into the esophagus.To avoid this trouble should be eaten in small portions, the food does not bend and do not lie on your back for long periods.If heartburn you still annoying, seek advice from your doctor what antacids (neutralizing acidity) drugs can be used.Sometimes you can do diet and mineral water.
Attention, anemia!anemia (anemia) -
traditional companion of pregnancy often appears in the seventh month.Why is this happening?It is known that red blood cells are constantly being updated, and new, young cells replace old, unusable.If the load on the body is increased, the blood cells age faster, and their update is stagnant.There are a kind of "scissors" between the multiplication of young cells and the death and destruction of the old - the destruction prevails.
This is the essence of anemia, the cause of which is the lack of iron in the body of the mother.Because iron is a central element in the development of new red blood cells and hemoglobin.Red blood cells - red blood cells that carry oxygen;hemoglobin - the protein;contained in red blood cells that can bind with oxygen and carry it to various organs and tissues.
If you think about it, all of us being in the womb of our mothers fed their juices, extracting all the necessary from their blood.So the expression "my krovinochka" can be understood not only in the figurative, but also in the fact that neither is a literal sense!
especially strong iron deficiency manifests itself in the 26-28 week.To take measures in time, enough to make regular blood tests in order to control the level of hemoglobin, and if you feel unwell - pale skin, weakness and dizziness in the morning, palpitations when walking on stairs or in moderate physical work, you must inform your doctor.
should also eat foods rich in iron: legumes, such as lentils, oatmeal, prunes, bran.Who baked breads with added bran.Take care to have it on your desk.And tasty, and useful!
can try to normalize hemoglobin using grandmother's recipes.Take in equal proportions cranberries, walnuts, honey.Cranberries and nuts mince, add honey and stir.Is this tasty mixture should be one tablespoon in the morning and evening as an additive to tea or just as a treat.
If you have the feeling of burning and heat in the area of the anus, you experience pain or discomfort when going to the toilet, an urgent need to take action because of hemorrhoids - the disease is not harmless, and is fraught with unpleasant complications.
One of the main causes of hemorrhoids - constipation and congestion in the pelvic area.Therefore, if you do not want to face this problem, make sure the correct operation of your intestines and avoid a sedentary lifestyle.Carefully observe hygiene, it is better not to use toilet paper, and wash with cold water.
Hemorrhoids are not recommended to consume spicy and smoked food, pepper, mustard, sweet, flour products, legumes and unripe fruits and vegetables.Help to cope with the problem of raw grated apples and carrots, 1-2 cups of cottage cheese whey on an empty stomach, fresh onion juice, one tablespoon 3-4 times a day, warm brine sauerkraut 1-2 cups per day, nettle (two tablespoonsdried leaves make a glass of boiling water, leave for 1 hour. Strain and drink half a cup 2 times a day).Steam hip bath
- Pre-clean the intestines ordinary enema.In a plastic bucket with a lid to pour the boiling water.The cover with hot knife to cut a hole with a diameter of 5-6 cm. Close the lid and the bucket to sit on it for 15-20 minutes.Such warming is not often you can do once a week (course of treatment - 2-3 times).
- Freeze rubber fingertips "svechechki" (with a diameter of your little finger) of grated raw potatoes or decoction of oak bark.After a steam bath, lubricate the anus and insert the oil svechechku.
- Put on the anus region of cotton wool soaked "Vitaon".Hold for 10 minutes good effect is given contrasting pouring on the anus area.
Tips expectant mother
This period is the time to start preparing for the future of nursing.Placental lactogen is the direct cause of rapid growth of the mammary glands.In order to ensure a sufficient amount of milk the baby, her mother will have to do in advance.Air baths, wash with cool water breasts, nipples rubbing a rough towel - all this must be done on a daily basis.
However, do not overdo it, because between the breast and the uterus, there is a reflex connection, and excessive stimulation of the nipples can cause uterine contractions, which manifests itself in the abdomen as a cramping pain.Women who have an even the slightest risk of miscarriage, it is better to start preparing the nipples with 36-37 weeks, when the fetus is fully formed.
Take a good look at your feet - if the vein dilated?If you also have pain in the legs when walking, movement, alas, have to be limited.Because varicose veins are often "inherited" after pregnancy.So better to take preventive measures.Make it a rule to have a rest, lying on its side.
Even during normal pregnancy in the later stages begin to swell up.It is urgent to take action:
- consume liquid at least 20 minutes before meals;
- not to eat after 18.00 hours;
- limit salt intake;
- daily cooking cranberry or lemon juice, which has an excellent diuretic.
Cranberry Morse squeeze through cheesecloth.Juice set aside, and the scrap obtained cover with cold water and boil.Strain broth, cool.Then add the raw cranberry juice.Sweeten with honey.You can use the diuretic herbs: Horsetail, lingonberry leaf, birch buds.