For many pregnant this week marks the beginning of "indigenous
fracture in health. I hope that You too fall in the number of
lucky and Your early toxicosis weakened its "grip".
At this time, the placenta takes a leading role in the development
hormone needed to maintain pregnancy. Before, as You
remember, it was the prerogative of the yellow body, formed on the
Mature oocytes. It tormented You all these 2.5 months.
Now You have the opportunity to posledstvijami: yellow body
begins to fade. However, be merciful will forgive all his
"antics" and spend a good word. In the end, that You
soon there will be a wonderful kid, is the merit of a yellow body, and
Unfortunately, some pregnant manifestations of toxicity may
to remain. Especially, if a multiple pregnancy.
is in full swing. The liver is Your baby begins to produce bile
(the substance that will later be useful for digesting food
The intestine also tries his hand - this week it appear
periodic reduction. They are called peristaltic. Such
reducing promote swallowed food from the mouth
cavity to ... you know what. And not Vice versa.
Continues development of the brain. Now it is very similar to
the brain of an adult, but only in miniature. That, of course, does not
wonder weight of Your baby is about 13 - 14
grams, and the total length is 9 cm!
Photo: Lenart Nielson
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