Pregnancy And Childbirth / / August 12, 2017
pregnancy week by week development
6 weeks of pregnancy
liver takes over the production of blood cells.A brain controls movement of the muscles and heart.At 5-6 weeks between mother and baby establish a connection through the umbilical cord.It was at this time a woman has the first signs of pregnancy.
7 weeks of pregnancy
eyelids slides over the eyes of a child and gradually close them, thus protecting the evolving structures of the eye from light and dry (with 28 weeks at the request of the baby's eyes may begin to open).At the same stage of pregnancy the baby is formed by the inner ear, outer ear develops, the jaw are made to appear the rudiments of teeth.But most importantly - the baby starts to move!And since it is still too small, my mother does not feel its movements.
8 weeks of pregnancy
kid grew up to 2.5 cm!It is quite similar to adult.My heart beats.The stomach produces gastric juice, begin functioning kidneys.Muscles are reduced under the influence of impulses coming from the brain.As the baby's blood can determine its Rh-affiliation.Formed fingers and joints.Face baby acquires its own features.Mimicry begins to reflect what is happening in the environment.The child's body reacts to the touch.
10 weeks gestation Height
child reaches 4 cm, weight - about 2 During this period the baby begin to form external and internal sex organs.Your baby, light as a feather, very vulnerable.Take care of his health, be sure to give up alcohol and nicotine.Do not take medications without a doctor's prescription.It is known that some drugs and herbs can cause birth defects or miscarriage.
12 weeks of pregnancy
kid growing.From time to time it may be caught in an unusual occupation - sucking fingers!During the period of wakefulness (which often gives way to relaxation, sleep) baby vigorously "exercises the" your muscles: turning her head, bends his fingers and toes, opens and closes the mouth.
If the outside world begins to disturb begins to disturb the sharp sounds, the child tries to close his ears (he hears!) And tries to palm blocking the light beam directed into the eyes (he sees!).If you touch his palm, it will shrink to the cam.All these movements are carried out due to the fact that the baby was formed vestibular system, which helps him to navigate in space.
16 weeks of pregnancy
child weighs about 150 grams, its height reaches 16-18 cm At the head of hair appear, on the face -. Cilia and eyebrows.Baby opens her mouth, swallowing, sucking, smiling!During this period it begins to function fully placenta, which connects it with her mother.
20 weeks of pregnancy the baby
Height is 30 cm, it appears nails on fingers and toes.Now Mom is well it feels perturbation, as from time to time, he begins to engage in "physical education": repelled from one wall of the uterus and come to the shore to the other.In addition, the child may respond to the sharp outer sounds or excitement leap mother that my mother takes for the active stirring.
If the baby starts to hiccup, a woman feel weak rhythmic thrusts coming from the nutria.At 20 weeks, doctors already listen to baby's heartbeat with a special slushatelnoy tube (stethoscope).
24 weeks of pregnancy
kid can get angry!This proves photographed glare, muscle tension around the eyes, puckering of the lips and crying - so the child expresses his displeasure.By the way, to rest at night, baby "to go to" sleep and dreams ...!
At this age, the baby weighs 500 grams - a little, but he only began to gain weight!His skin is red and wrinkled, like the skin of an old man.To protect it from the effects of amniotic fluid, special grease is released.
By the 24th week of pregnancy begins to operate fat and sweat glands, mature the baby's lungs and forms a film that does not allow them to stick together during respiration.If a child is born in this period and it will surround the necessary care, it will be able to survive.
28 weeks of pregnancy
child weighs about 1000 grams, its growth reaches 35 cm Now he uses the full range of feelings:. Sight, hearing, taste, touch (these data are confirmed by the study of the brain biocurrents (EEG) of the unborn child).At this age, the child begins to recognize the mother's voice.Kid carries first elementary respiratory movements, but his lungs mature only to the 34th week.His skin thickens (thickens) and become more like the skin of a newborn.If at this stage of pregnancy begin delivery, they will be called premature, and doctors will be able to help the child survive.
baby weighs about 2 kg, he formed subcutaneous fat, arms and legs become plump.There is a tab of the immune system: a baby begins to receive from the mother to form antibodies and immunoglobulins intensively that will protect him from the disease during the first months of life.The amount of amniotic fluid surrounding the baby is one liter.Every three hours they are fully updated, so the baby is always floating in the "clean" water, which can safely swallow.
34 weeks of pregnancy
Kid weighs 1800-2100 grams, its height reaches 40-41 cm It becomes crowded in the uterus:. He can not turn over, and most often is head down.His lungs completely mature, and in the case of a child will be breathing preterm birth alone.However, subcutaneous fat layer is poorly developed, and the newborn bad retains heat.
36-38 weeks of pregnancy
With the ninth month of pregnancy, the baby is gaining weight every day (up to 14 g).In its liver accumulates iron, which will help the blood formation in the first year of life on Earth.Fluff that covers the baby's skin (especially the shoulders and back), disappears to leave.Amniotic fluid becomes smaller, the child is growing rapidly, the uterus becomes too close, he could hardly turn and can not turn over at all, so its perturbations are felt more intensely.Soon, very soon he will be born.
usually 38 weeks, his head lowered to the entrance to a small basin.The kid is ready for independent living and "believes" days before the birth.Births occurred in the period 38-40 weeks of pregnancy are considered timely.Newborn first cry he makes as if greets the world.The baby breathes, his heart beat, he moves the arms and legs.Usually, the baby weighs 3-3.5 kg and his height is 50 cm
For 12-48 hours before delivery in expectant mother goes mucous plug -. Lump of slime with streaks of dark blood.Do not worry, it just means that you have time to give birth!But this process takes place at all strictly individually, someone plug can move away for a week before giving birth, and someone in the process of childbirth itself.