Move It! Move It!
As your baby’s legs start growing longer than arms, your baby will be able to move all the joints and limbs. But there’s still time for you to feel the movements.
Back With A ‘Bang’
During the second trimester, your sex drive will bounce back with a force. In fact, due to increased blood flow, it’ll seem all the more better.
At week 15, you’re in the fourth month!
The later part of the 4th month marks the beginning of your emotional connection with the baby. The ear bones grow harder and help the baby to hear properly which includes your voice, heartbeat, breath, etc. This way, your baby can hear you and feel your presence. The fine thin hair, Lanugo, protects the baby and provides warmth till the subcutaneous fat layer forms under the skin. As your little charmer starts growing, he/she constantly kicks and curls with the little legs and arms but you can’t sense it yet, as the baby is still small
Baby’s Length: 10.1 cm
Baby’s Weight: 70 g
By now, you may start to show up with your tummy growing bigger.
Second trimester is the weight gain period of pregnancy, so try to gain weight in a slow and steady fashion. Consult your physician and aim for a healthy weight gain on a weekly basis.
Consuming a nutrient-rich diet and keeping track of your weight can help you avoid gestational diabetes.
Some expectant mothers might experience stuffy nose due to hormonal changes and increased blood flow to the mucous membrane.
Or forgetfulness is another fuzzy symptom that accompanies you throughout pregnancy. These symptoms are harmless and disappear after childbirth.