Your child has anniversary, the kid lives in your tummy of 12 weeks. All its main bodies already managed to be created and began to work actively. You continue to enjoy pregnancy, with impatience expecting appearance of the baby.
Increase in weight on the 12th week
From 12th week of pregnancy each seven days your weight will increase by 500 grams. The pregnant women feeling well up to this point gain about 1.8-3.6 kilograms. If you had a toxicosis, up to this point you could even lose weight.
Time to watch even more carefully food came. You remember, you cannot overeat. Nutritionists recommend to use more fruit, dried fruits, seafood and vegetables, to forget about junk food, to fill up an organism with iodine and calcium. The risk of emergence of locks increases. Drink fresh compotes and try to do exercises. Limit yourself in salty food, otherwise your body will swell. Replace confectionery with dates or a small amount of honey. Balance food that to you and the kid there were enough vitamins, minerals, proteins, carbohydrates and fats. Eat only natural products, then in weight you will have no excessive increase.
Buying products, attentively study their packings. They have to be not only natural, but also fresh.
12 week of pregnancy: fruit
Fingers on handles and legs of your kid already separated from each other. Nails begin to grow, on fingertips the skin pattern - "fingerprint" appears. On the place of eyelashes, eyebrows, over an upper lip and on a chin pushkovy filaments appear. All bodies continue to develop, intestines already are in the right place and are periodically reduced. The thyroid gland and a hypophysis produce iodine and hormones. In blood there are leukocytes, the liver produces bile. The bone tissue continues to ripen, muscles become stronger. Your kid weighs about 14 grams, length of his body from a tailbone to the top of the head is 6-9 centimeters. It constantly is in the movement: sucks a finger, somersaults, moves legs and handles.
You cannot feel yet the movement of the kid as he is so far very little.
Feelings on the 12th week
Bad symptoms of toxicosis pass, with them the emotional instability, tearfulness and irritability consign to the past. If you wait for twins, toxicosis will torment you still some time. You began to go less to a toilet, than on the first weeks of pregnancy as the uterus is located already a little above and ceases to put pressure upon a bladder. The breast increases. Your body is preparing for a lactation therefore you can feel a small itch on the surface of mammary glands. The amount of amniotic waters is 50 milliliters, the uterus increases and fills an abdominal cavity. On the 12th week of pregnancy you can even probe it fingers. By the time of childbirth the uterus will contain in itself up to 5-10 liters, and its weight will exceed after the delivery 1 kilogram.