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The development of the baby week 26

Gravidez 26 semanas

The baby’s hearing strengthens this week, as new nerves begin to develop. Your heartbeat has the power to calm the baby. As for breathing, the lungs continue to work, inhaling amniotic liquid. The nostrils are beginning to open. The little one gaining weight, at 26 weeks, a baby is almost 9 1/4 inches (23.4 centimeters) […]

Gestational diabetes – what you need to know

Diabetes de gravidez

Gestational diabetes is a silent condition. It’s is just there, and most women show no specific symptoms. It causes higher-than-normal blood sugar, and it usually goes away once you’ve delivered your baby. Gestational diabetes can happen at almost any time during pregnancy, but it typically occurs between 24 to 28 weeks. This is also when […]

Start planning the baby shower

Como planejar um chá de bebê

The baby shower is a great opportunity to have fun with your loved ones, celebrate your baby’s arrival, and, of course, get all those diapers and presents that will help compliment the baby’s layette. The celebration has to match your style: if you’re more of a homebody, you can do it at your apartment building’s […]