Week 26 of the Pregnancy


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Your pregnancy: 26 weeks

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26 Weeks Pregnant Your 26th Week Of Pregnancy

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Pregnancy symptoms during week 26. Lower-back pain. If your lower back seems a little achy lately, you can thank both your growing uterus – which shifts your center of gravity, stretches out and weakens your abdominal muscles, and may be pressing on a nerve – as well as hormonal changes that loosen your joints and ligaments.

Week 26 Baby: Your baby’s hearing is fully developed. As the baby reacts to sounds, its pulse increases.Your baby will even move in rhythm to music. Lungs are still growing but are not yet mature.

The 26th week of pregnancy is the last week of the second trimester. Time may seem to drag, but just remember that you are one week closer to meeting your new baby. Get the Fetal Life App for Apple and Android endorsed by the American Pregnancy Association. What changes are occurring with your body?

The top of your uterus can now be felt about 2 ½ inches (6.3 cm). At 26 weeks pregnant, your baby’s eyes have fully developed, and they’re even sporting newly visible eyebrows and eyelashes to accompany them. Meanwhile, your body may be showing more evidence of all that growth and development in the form of. Pregnancy Symptoms Week 26.

Bloating and gas. Your expanding uterus continues to put more and more pressure on your stomach and intestines, resulting in the bloating you probably feel. Minimize the problem by eating several small meals a day instead of three large ones so that you don’t overload your digestive system.

Your body at week 26 of pregnancy At this stage of the pregnancy, you should have gained between 20 and 23 pounds (9-10.5 kg). The extra pounds may not feel comfortable and your body may have changed so much that you are no longer happy with how you look. Most patients should gain between 20 and 30 lb (9-13.6 kg) during pregnancy. 26 weeks pregnant symptoms As you end your second trimester, your previous symptoms during past weeks may still continue, such as frequent urination.

However, another symptom that could begin. By 26 weeks pregnant, you’ve probably gained about 16 to 22 pounds—or about 27 to 42 pounds if you’re 26 weeks pregnant with twins. When you touch your 26 weeks pregnant belly, you’ll notice the top of your uterus is about 2.5 inches above your belly button. Your belly will keep growing about a half inch each week for the rest of your pregnancy. You at 26 weeks Pregnancy and birth can weaken the muscles of the pelvic floor and you may notice you leak pee when you cough, sneeze or strain your stomach muscles.

Your pelvic floor is made up of layers of muscles inside your body that stretch like a hammock from the pubic bone (in front) to the end of the backbone. As the weeks go by, your baby’s skeleton starts to harden from rubbery cartilage to bone, and he or she develops the ability to hear. You’re likely to feel.

List of related literature:

Month Four: Sixteen to twenty weeks.

“Your Vegetarian Pregnancy: A Month-by-Month Guide to Health and Nutrition” by Holly Roberts
from Your Vegetarian Pregnancy: A Month-by-Month Guide to Health and Nutrition
by Holly Roberts
Atria Books, 2008

Begin between 16 weeks of pregnancy up to 20 weeks and 6 days of pregnancy.

“Mosby's Drug Reference for Health Professions E-Book” by Mosby
from Mosby’s Drug Reference for Health Professions E-Book
by Mosby
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2015

Week 1 The countdown to baby begins this week.

“What to Expect When You're Expecting 4th Edition” by Heidi Murkoff, Sharon Mazel
from What to Expect When You’re Expecting 4th Edition
by Heidi Murkoff, Sharon Mazel
Simon & Schuster UK, 2010

FIGURE 8-12 Sonogram from a 6.5-week dichorionicdiamniotic twin pregnancy.

“Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology E-Book” by Peter W. Callen
from Ultrasonography in Obstetrics and Gynecology E-Book
by Peter W. Callen
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011
from 28 gestational weeks.

“Merenstein & Gardner's Handbook of Neonatal Intensive Care E-Book: An Interprofessional Approach” by Sandra Lee Gardner, Brian S. Carter, Mary I Enzman-Hines, Susan Niermeyer
from Merenstein & Gardner’s Handbook of Neonatal Intensive Care E-Book: An Interprofessional Approach
by Sandra Lee Gardner, Brian S. Carter, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2020

I’m twenty weeks now.

“The Knocked Up Plan” by Lauren Blakely
from The Knocked Up Plan
by Lauren Blakely
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017

Week 27 also marks the end of the “easy” trimester, so if you thought you heard lots of complaints in the second trimester, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet!

“Dad's Guide To Pregnancy For Dummies” by Mathew Miller, Sharon Perkins
from Dad’s Guide To Pregnancy For Dummies
by Mathew Miller, Sharon Perkins
Wiley, 2014

I’m nine weeks, approximately.

“Reconstructing Amelia” by Kimberly McCreight
from Reconstructing Amelia
by Kimberly McCreight
Simon & Schuster UK, 2013

between eight and seventeen weeks’ gestation, Am.

“Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn E-Book” by Jack S. Remington, Christopher B. Wilson, Victor Nizet, Jerome O. Klein, Yvonne Maldonado
from Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn E-Book
by Jack S. Remington, Christopher B. Wilson, et. al.
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2010

Second trimester: 14 weeks through 26 weeks.

“HESI Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN® Examination E-Book” by HESI
from HESI Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN® Examination E-Book
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011

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  • I’m 26 weeks today and I have started noticing body parts pushing up in my belly since a few days ago, lol. I’m not so sure if I’m witnessing an elbow or foot tho.

  • hi Monica! wanna tell you that i like your videos. i really appreciate your efforts in explaining everything slowly and clearly that we expectant mothers dont know and should know about our pregnancy. All your videos are of great help to us. may God bless you more! Btw, im on my 26th week now and i want to know how frequent should my baby move? like every hour? if so how many movements? thank you

  • my baby is not active in this week i m 25 weeks and 3. days pregnant today,he actually kicks but not as much as he was doing in past weeks.is this normal? should i be worried about it?

  • Thanku for these informative videos

    I suffer from Kidney since 2008…however it has become more prominent in 2nd trimester…. its worst…since 2 months now

    I need taking pain killer but m scared if it would affect the baby….I try n bare the pain but helpless went it worsens….

    Doc has prescribed meftal….is it safe…. would it have any side effect on baby…

  • 26 weeks pregnant today with my second child. =) Im feeling the kicks more intense this time and just wondering if it’s normal to feel pain with the movements? You did say the muscles do weaken. Thanks:)

  • Hi, I am 26th week pregnant. I feel baby movements in lower abdomen only when I am sleeping only.
    I feel my tummy is small will it affect baby’s growth???

  • Am watching today am 26wk due May 2020 can’t wait for the big day. Enjoying my pregnancy, no stretch marks, no aching back, no depression am so active and so blessed. Baby see you soon love you so much!