Thursday, May 23, 2019
Week by Week- Pregnancy

38 Weeks Pregnant

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38 weeks

Your 38 weeks pregnant!!

14 days to go!




Baby is measuring: 19.6 inches & 6.61 lbs πŸ“
Size: Winter Melon or Leek


Your baby:

Baby may have about a inch or so of hair already. πŸ’πŸΌ

Baby’s slowly shedding that white goo on the skin (called vernix caseosa) but you might see some of it at birth.

Your baby’s brain and nervous systems, even though fully formed, continue to mature. πŸ™‡πŸΌ


Your body:

“Lightning crotch.” As baby bumps against nerves in your pelvis, you might feel shooting sensations down your legs and even inside your vagina.

You’re probably still habing Braxton Hicks contractions, difficulty sleeping, vaginal discharge, an itchy belly and swollen feet and ankles. πŸ˜”

You might have had a slightly bloody, mucus discharge, known as bloody show. This is a sign labor is coming.

You might also have some diarrhea, which could also mean baby is coming soon. πŸ’©


Things to do: πŸ“

  • Schedule your 39-week prenatal visit.
  • Prep for breastfeeding. 🍼
  • Cook and freeze some meals.


Sources: πŸ–₯

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