It's somewhere around 40 weeks after you first became pregnant, and time's finally run out! Whether it's week 38, week 40 or week 42 of your pregnancy, you and your little one are finally ready to work together to get this thing going. And while you're no doubt relieved that you'll get to meet your baby and get back to your normal self again, there's still a long road ahead, … [Read more...] about Labor and delivery – Relax! Time’s finally up!
Pregnancy week 42 – This is it … for real
YOUR CHANGING LIFERelax - this is your last week Welcome to week 42 of your pregnancy. Did you ever think that you would be one of those women who makes it to this point? Even though it might feel like you're the most pregnant woman on earth, you're actually not alone. Plenty of moms-to-be have post-term babies, and it's not always because they're actually … [Read more...] about Pregnancy week 42 – This is it … for real
Pregnancy week 41 – What’s the holdup?
YOUR CHANGING LIFE Take it easy - you'll make it! Welcome to week 41 of your pregnancy. You might not have thought that you'd make it this far, considering that most due dates are calculated based on a 40-week pregnancy period - but don't worry. Millions of women go past their due dates, and it can be for a variety of reasons. Your date of conception could have been a little … [Read more...] about Pregnancy week 41 – What’s the holdup?
Pregnancy week 40 – The final countdown
YOUR CHANGING LIFECrossing the finish line Welcome to week 40 of your pregnancy, or what we like to refer to as - the finish line. Because from here on out, your pregnancy is technically, well, you know, over.Yet as you look in the mirror and observe your still humongous bump and emerging stretchmarks, you're bound to laugh a little over this technical benchmark. Even … [Read more...] about Pregnancy week 40 – The final countdown
Pregnancy week 38 – Hang in there, baby!
YOUR CHANGING LIFEGearing up for breastfeeding Welcome to week 38 of your pregnancy. You're almost finished with your final trimester, and boy, are you hanging in there, baby!Your body sure is feeling the pressure in these final weeks, because it knows instinctively what's in store come D-day, or the moment when you finally get to set your sights on the baby boy or girl … [Read more...] about Pregnancy week 38 – Hang in there, baby!