• ultrasound of human fetus at 23 weeks and 5 days
    Week 24 of Pregnancy
    You are 23 Weeks and 5 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayIn this color 2D ultrasound scan the baby is lying face upward. it is now increasingly difficult to show the whole baby using this type of ultrasound because it only shows a thin slice at any one time. Here, only the upper part of ...
  • skin of human fetus at 21 weeks and 6 days
    Week 22 of Pregnancy
    You are 21 Weeks and 6 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayThis is a close-up of the baby's skin just behind the ear. Every part of the skin's surface has small ridges and hollows in a unique pattern. During this week the dermal ridges-the deeper layers of skin-start to mature, giving rise...
  • ultrasound of human fetus at 16 weeks exactly
    Week 16 of Pregnancy
    You are 16 Weeks Exactly Pregnant
    Your baby todayAs your baby's skin starts to become more waterproof, the amniotic fluid is increasingly made from urine produced by your baby's kidneys and bladder. This urine does not contain waste products, since these are transported across th...
  • Stretching Exercises During Pregnancy
    Strength and Toning Exercise
    Stretches for Pregnant Women
    Stretches for Pregnant Women During pregnancy your joints and ligaments are soft, making them prone to injury. You can help strengthen the muscles around these weak areas with gentle stretches every day. Lift your arms up over your head and st...
  • Leg Exercises During Pregnancy
    Strength and Toning Exercise
    Leg Exercises for Pregnant Women
    Leg Exercises for Pregnant Women Pregnancy Facts There is a myth that says if a pregnant woman lifts her arms over her head, the baby will get tangled in the umbilical cord. This is not true at all and should not keep you from reaching high when...
  • Exercises for Thigh and Back Pressure During Pregnancy
    Strength and Toning Exercise
    Abdominal Exercises for Pregnant Women
    Abdominal Exercises for Pregnant Women Abdominal exercises relieve pressure on the thighs and lower back and help you carry your baby more comfortably. There are many simple abdominal exercises you can do without overstraining yourself. Try t...