9th week of pregnancy
The small embryo on the 9th week of pregnancy straightens the back, and the tail slowly disappears. His head is still large and tilted to his chest. The placenta begins to function at full speed. It performs the function of controlling the metabolism in the maternal body, and the children's body thanks to the placenta is also protected from the outside world. At this time, if the future mother takes medicine or drinks a glass of wine, the placenta immediately reacts and acts as a protective shield for the baby. The toxic substances will not affect the child and it is only thanks to the placenta, which still nourishes and improves the blood supply of the baby. The threat of termination of pregnancy on the ninth week decreases, because the child is already safe. Slowly the kidneys of the child work, removing harmful substances from the blood, and in the future the placenta will remove them from the body. The 9th week of pregnancy is the beginning of the work of all organs at full speed. Now mom must start limiting her drinking, monitor the amount of salt eaten and take diuretics. This should be adhered to until the very birth, in order to avoid problems with swelling and late toxicosis caused by a bad outflow of toxins from the body of a pregnant woman. To prevent this from happening - watch your weight, do not drink at night, if you have any problems, consult a doctor. , то также необходимо пристально следить за своим здоровьем. If you suffer from diabetes , it is also necessary to closely monitor your health. At this time, deterioration may begin.
And the child grows in the conditions of comfort given to him. A distinctive feature of this period is an increase in brain volume and the appearance of a swallowing reflex in the fetus. The weight of the fetus on the 9th week is 4 grams, and the size is 3 cm. It's still very small, but how much he knows how. Eyes are formed, but are always closed. There are muscles with which the embryo moves. But these movements can fix only ultrasound. Continue to make out the limbs, but handles faster. In the process of thickening of the epidermis, the baby forms marigolds. The body of the baby continues to grow and the first rudiments of the mammary glands already begin to develop at full speed. From the brain of the toddler, signals are sent to the future mother about the baby's needs, and the mother reacts with bizarre desires in food and drinks.
It is very difficult to bear a child, a woman needs self-control and endurance. The state of health may worsen: fatigue and fever will increase, and later a cold will appear, mood swings will develop, nausea and dizziness will increase. Get plenty of rest and take care of yourself. If prolonged by week 9, it hurts and pulls the abdomen, as well as the waist, do not hesitate and contact your gynecologist. . The changes are very noticeable on the skin - it becomes smooth, clean, and the hair becomes drier, the chest swells, and vaginal discharge may appear. Pick up a comfortable cotton underwear. Avoid loads, nervous shocks, weight, do not sit for long in one place, walk a lot, if possible, keep your feet in a raised position, when sitting, so that there is an outflow of blood. Drink vitamins C and P (rutin), which will strengthen the walls of your blood vessels, as well as prevent their excessive expansion.