Understanding Pregnancy Symptoms

Pregnancy can be both exciting and confusing. We are here to guide you through this change.

Common pregnancy symptoms

  • Late period
  • Tender or swollen breasts
  • Increased urination
  • Nausea with or without vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Food aversions or cravings

First Trimester Fetal Development

  • Week 1: Last Menstrual Period
  • Week 2: Conception – Life Begins
  • Week 3: Baby attaches to the uterus
  • Week 4: Nerves, brain and spinal cord begin to develop
  • Week 5: Baby’s heart begins to beat
  • Week 6: Eyes, arms, legs, lungs and stomach begin to form
  • Week 7: Hands and feet are forming
  • Week 8: Upper lip, teeth, fingers and ears begin to form
  • Week 9: Toes and genitals are forming
  • Week 10: Baby has permanent fingertips
  • Week 11: Baby starts to produce urine
  • Week 12: Fingernails are forming

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