26 weeks pregnant

Discover what happens when you reach week 26 of your pregnancy... At 26 weeks pregnant, you will probably feel your baby move in different ways, as the space in your uterus is getting more crowded by the day. In fact, the somersaults and turns will now become a more solid kick. In addition, you will also feel a foot or perhaps an elbow poking out of your belly. This stage of your pregnancy definitely offers a new set of experience for you and your baby. Mom at 26 weeks pregnant You are now 26 weeks pregnant and your uterus is already two and a half inches above your navel. Your belly button will become larger in size as it [...]

Early pregnancy symptoms

A woman who is pregnant will see certain things happening to her that are sure signs that pregnancy has taken place. However, along with these signs are symptoms that she may experience in her body that are often an accompaniment with pregnancy. These symptoms occur as a result of increased hormone levels at this time. Symptoms vary from one pregnant woman to another and not all women will experience them or at all. Nausea and Vomiting... A fairly common symptom of pregnancy is feeling sick in the stomach to the extent that vomiting takes place. This is referred to as morning sickness. Between 50% and 90% of women feel nauseous and wanting to vomit (morning sickness) in the first [...]

Signs of being pregnant

The first weeks signs of pregnancy are easily overlooked... During the first weeks signs of pregnancy are easily overlooked. The first week of pregnancy is counted from the last day of your menstrual cycle previous to the conception. It is only in week two that ovolation and posterior fertilization occurs.  Therefore, you will not experience any symptoms during the first week. In fact, while you may experience some symptoms before, the majority of symptoms start on week six. This is when your body becomes fully adapted to pregnancy in a process controlled by hormones. Hormonal peaks are accountable for most of the symptoms experienced. For the majority of women the most obvious sign of pregnancy is a missed period. [...]