What to do when you’re 22 weeks pregnant? We’ll help you answer every one of your questions about Pregnancy in Week 22.
Your Baby in Week 22
Practice makes it impeccable! Approach to go, baby!
In spite of the fact that your baby’s eyelids are still appropriately shut, week 22 is tremendous for what happens in his eyes. His eyes have framed irises at this stage and his sense of light is showing signs of improvement step by step. Your baby now has appropriate lips and his first canine teeth are shaping at this stage. In the event that you could investigate your belly at the present time, you baby would resemble a porcelain doll. This week onwards, your baby can hear sounds as well as sense vibrations as well!
At about 11 inches and weighing about 400 grams now, your baby’s pancreas are delivering essential hormones. In this week, alongside his lungs, all his different organs are growing swiftly. Keep in mind that whatever your baby is doing inside the belly is practice for this present reality, which he will soon be a piece of. For instance, his aerobatic movements and kicks will help him creep and in the end show him how to walk, the amniotic liquid that he is swallowing will help him bite and digest sustenance once he starts eating alone and so on.
Your baby’s taste buds have achieved such a propelled phase that he would now be able to interpret one flavor from the other. Yes, he would now be able to make out on the off chance that you are pigging out a tub of dessert or on the off chance that you are hoarding a bundle of salted chips. When he is not moving near (kicking, playing with the umbilical string), he is still making up for lost time with hours and hours of his excellence sleep. In the silent process of developing, he has created fingernails in his minor, modest fingers as well.
Week 22 also may give you a minor worry about your baby’s weight. You may think about whether your baby is excessively dainty. Yes, your baby is still dainty and this is because he just has one percent muscle versus fat in his whole body. This is typical and nothing to stress over as he will collect fat in the weeks to come. This muscle to fat ratio will help him produce heat as well as hold it.
Week 22 Symptoms
In spite of the fact that it is very regular to have leg cramps at this stage, you may need to check your calcium or magnesium levels and alter your eating routine appropriately. Make sure to have supplements routinely, as coordinated by your specialist. These cramps may deteriorate in the evenings. You could complete a delicate leg massage for some help.
Braxton Hicks contractions
It is safe to say that you are feeling those sporadic, painless fixing sensations in your stomach? Known as Braxton Hicks contractions, they are nothing but just practice sessions for your uterus.
Is it true that you disliking the sight of your distending paunch catch? Try not to stress. It will go back in the end, after conveyance. News for you – it may be slightly greater than what it used to be!
Constipated regularly? Focus on your supper. Incorporate high fiber nourishment for supper and go for a pleasant walk afterwards. Do we have to help you drink bounty to remember water, we guess not!
Acid reflux or indigestion
It is safe to say that you are eating an excessive number of snacks? Or on the other hand would you say you are not exercising enough? Attempt to go easy on spicy and sleek nourishment and drink a lot of water. Exercise consistently as a general rule.
Your Body in Week 22
Is it accurate to say that you are feeling somewhat clumsy these days? Wobbling from time to time? Here is one possible reason for this. Your focal point of gravity is shifting forward thanks to the developing gut, however your cerebrum is still used to the pre-knock days. Try not to stress, you will figure out how to adjust as your pregnancy progresses. In the mean time, be cautious in the washrooms, while climbing stairs and in packed areas. Remember that comfortable footwear as well.
Breast pads are in!
You may also have seen another change about this time. Your breasts are most likely starting to spill. How about we refresh our memory back to a couple of weeks before wherein we spoke about colostrum. Colostrum is the thick, milk-like substance your breasts produce before they can start making milk. As your pregnancy progresses, so does the measure of colostrum. Consequently, it is just regular that it leaks over and over. You may need to stock up some breast pads now. In any case, don’t stress on the off chance that you don’t see any spillage all through your pregnancy. That is a typical scenario in numerous ladies.