This is a very exciting time for you and your new family. It is also a time filled with questions and worries you never knew existed. Informing yourself and others around you about what you may experience and what development is actually happening to your baby will help to alleviate fears and allow you to enjoy the joys of pregnancy, delivery, and parenthood. We are here to guide and support you through this wonderful time.
Pregnancy, also known as gestation, is the time your baby is developing inside your uterus. It takes 40 week to develop a baby to full term, and this time is divided into three periods, called trimesters. During the first trimester, you are most likely experiencing some changes to your own body as well as all the remarkable developments to your baby. Let’s take a look at some of the adjustments your body is making to create a welcoming environment for your growing baby.