The eighth week completes the second month of pregnancy, and to this
In time, your body has already become accustomed to its new state.
This period is characterized by the gradual stabilization of turbulent
physiological processes occurring in the body of a woman. But, with
on the other hand, the psychological aspect comes first, and
you and your husband begin to realize more clearly that soon
really become parents!
Changes in the body at the 8th week of pregnancy
If at earlier stages of pregnancy you already had
feel all the “charms” of toxicosis, then be prepared for
that the eighth week can aggravate his unpleasant manifestations.
Nausea and vomiting are due to the fact that the body of a pregnant woman
heavily produces estrogen and progesterone, and these hormones
contribute to a slower passage of food through the digestive
tract. Certain inconveniences of this period are also caused by rapid
fatigue and general weakness, some
Another unpleasant problem at this time can be
varicose veins in the legs caused by
an increase in circulating blood in your body. In such
If you have a case, consult a doctor and do not engage in any way.
self-medication – because any drug can be dangerous
for your child!
The state of the fetus at 8 weeks of pregnancy
Your crumb continues to actively develop within you – she has
improved structure of all internal organs and systems.
The kid’s stomach sinks into the abdominal cavity, the heart is divided into
chambers, the nervous system is formed, bones are strengthened. On the eighth
the week of pregnancy, the fetus reaches a height of 8-11 mm, and more and more
starts to look like a little man. His face gets
more pronounced outlines, continue to actively form
eyes, ears and nose. If this is a boy, then during this period he already has
testicles begin to form.
Possible feelings on the 8th week of pregnancy
Due to the possible varicose veins you may feel
heaviness, burning and even pain in the legs. To facilitate the state
Try to reduce the load on the legs, stand and walk less. If a
during the day there is such an opportunity – from a prone position, raise
legs, lean on any support and hold them so somewhat
Psychologically, your feelings can be very different.
– from oppression and fear not to cope with the role of mother to sincere
Joy and high spirits. If a вас преследуют определенные
fears associated with pregnancy then sign up for special
courses for future parents. On them you can ask the experts
disturbing you questions and chat with the same future moms.
It is very good if you attend such courses with your father.
Necessary medical supervision
If a вы еще не стали на учет в женской консультации, то самое
time to tackle this issue. Your lead doctor will make up for you
individual schedule of pregnancy, and also direct you to
delivery of the necessary tests – blood, urine, smear. Will also
weighing and measuring the size of the pelvis to determine
your initial parameters. If necessary, you will be
assigned additional ultrasound, which
help assess the condition of the fetus and the presence of some risks for
General recommendations for week 8
A very important condition for a woman’s well-being is
moderate physical activity so try more
move, especially in the open air. This will keep your
muscle in tone and saturate the lungs with oxygen. Naturally this
the advice does not apply to women who are at risk of miscarriage
– they, on the contrary, prescribe bed rest.
Observe the principles of healthy eating, discard harmful
�”Fast food”, a large amount of seasoning and salt in food.
Try to use more gentle heat treatment methods.
food, fried dishes, preferably prefer baked or boiled
– it is important for your well-being, and for the right
Weekly pregnancy calendar:
- First week of pregnancy
- 2 week of pregnancy
- 3 week of pregnancy
- 4 week of pregnancy
- 5 week of pregnancy
- 6 week of pregnancy
- 7 week of pregnancy
- 8 week of pregnancy
- 9 week of pregnancy
- 10 week of pregnancy
- 11 week of pregnancy
- 12 week of pregnancy
- 13 week of pregnancy
- 14 week of pregnancy
- 15 week of pregnancy
- 16 week of pregnancy
- 17 week of pregnancy
- 18 week of pregnancy
- 19 week of pregnancy
- 20 week of pregnancy
- 21 weeks gestation
- 22 week of pregnancy
- 23 week of pregnancy
- 24 week of pregnancy
- 25 week of pregnancy
- 26 week of pregnancy
- 27 week of pregnancy
- 28 week of pregnancy
- 29 week of pregnancy
- 30 week of pregnancy
- 31 weeks of pregnancy
- 32 week of pregnancy
- 33 week of pregnancy
- 34 week of pregnancy
- 35 week of pregnancy
- 36 week of pregnancy
- 37 week of pregnancy
- 38 week of pregnancy
- 39 week of pregnancy
- 40 неделя of pregnancy
Regina 03/28/2016 The eighth week was not noticeable for me. So
same as previous. Not nauseous from the very beginning, generally still
I do not know what it is! Now it seems to have gotten pregnant a second time!
I don’t know for sure yet, but I really hope so! Nina 03/28/2016 Here I have
there were swelling in the legs, and even varicose veins! Highly
I was very tired, and my legs hurt so much! Burning is not possible! So я почти
All day on the bed lay with his legs raised. Then all
calmed down for some reason. Marina 03/28/2016 Today is the 8th week
моей of pregnancy! I’m so wonderful! True! Neither sick nor
vomits … I want to walk, sing, and even dance!)) We just
long wanted a baby! From happiness even words can not find!))
Mariana 03/28/2016 Oh! Yes, there is almost full
little man !! Soой малыш…Интересно, он наверное уже что-то
feels And somehow trying to show their emotions. maybe i
bent … It’s probably still early)) But anyway, I do not understand how you can
an abortion to do (((Olga 03/28/2016 I have a second pregnancy. a
It feels like the first one !! Yes, I agree that week 8 is the most
aggravated. Everything happens with new force, and nausea, and vomiting, and
psychos that I have!)) Already tortured everyone, and she was tortured!
We will endure somehow too!