Fetus at the 30th week of pregnancy: perturbations, development, weight and dimensions
However, this is not the limit. Development and improvement continues. At the 30th week of pregnancy, the brain actively develops, its volume increases, the convolutions and furrows are formed.
According to the opinion of individual experts, by the 30th week of pregnancy the baby's brain is developed to the extent that the fetus is already capable of analysis and memorization. In support of this opinion, the following fact is cited: if at first an unfamiliar, initial irritant caused fright and shudder in the crumb, then when it re-emerges, the fruit now only turns to the source of the stimulation head.
Despite the fact that from the moment of conception a small organism has made a great way on the path of perfection and development, it is not yet ready for birth, the improvement continues.
While only beginning in the "trial mode" to include the nervous system, the digestive system tries to work. The liver accumulates iron to supply the blood cells to a small organism during the first year of the child's life.
The crumbs of the crumbs are still shriveled, but it is softened. It has a red color and is covered with protective original grease. Gradually, the lanugo begins to disappear, although many babies are born with plant growth on the body, which eventually disappears.
Now it weighs more than 1300 g and has grown to almost 40 cm in length. The baby is already big enough, and the place in the uterus is getting smaller every day. His movements now take on a slightly different character: if earlier the crumb loosely tumbled and "floated" in the uterus, pushing from one wall and moving toward the other, now he is kicking and pushing more, resting on the elbow, then the foot, then the handle of the mother in the stomach.
Behind the frequency and strength of the movements the baby now needs to be closely watched. Normally, within an hour a woman feels up to 6 moves of the baby, at least 20 minutes. The doctors say that sharp strong strokes from the inside should alert the mother, because for the most part the baby behaves quietly due to lack of space. But "boxing fights" can also be a testament to the uneasy nature of your child, so get ready & hellip; It is interesting that the girls' hearts beat more chaotically and quickly, and the boys - calmer and more measured.
A future mother
A baby needs your attention and affection. Stroke your tummy more often, talk with the baby, consult, sing songs. Now on sale there is a mass of good music CDs for pregnant women. Just calm melodious compositions will do.
The entire third trimester should be extremely cautious. You every day become heavier and rounder, the center of gravity shifts, the feeling of fatigue and weakness increases - it is not easy to wear such a burden. Moreover, the heart is displaced from its place under the onslaught of the fetus - sometimes there is shortness of breath. Now it is important to take care of yourself and do not hurry. Be cautious in the bathroom, on the bus, on the snow, everywhere! Some mothers can not cope with the body and fall under the weight of the belly. This is undesirable, so that the shoes should be comfortable, and you - unhurried.
This week at work you were supposed to give maternity leave. Use it for rest and preparation for childbirth. Begin collecting dowry for your baby and packages in the maternity home, study useful information, learn how to breathe properly. If the baby is lying wrong - do special exercises for pelvic or breech presentation. By the 32nd week of pregnancy he still has a chance to turn his head to the bottom.
Of course, vitamin-rich healthy healthy food is still very important. Drink yogurt, eat vegetables, fruits and berries, but avoid those that can daunt.
Every day, go for a walk. It is advisable to take your husband, girlfriend or sister with you - because at any time you may need their help. And listen to the kid: track his movements.
Pain at the 30th week of pregnancy
Take care of your back, do not go and do not sit for long, Do not throw your foot on your leg, do not lie on your back. After all, now it's on the back that has a very big load, connected, in part, with the shift of the center of gravity. For the same reason, many women at the age of 30 weeks complain and pain in the lower back.
However, pay attention to the nature of the pain: with pain in the lower back, giving to the lower abdomen, possibly accompanied by painful urination, you can suspect the development of urinary tract disease.
In the second half of pregnancy, for sure, there is pain, heaviness, burning sensation in the legs. Especially it can bake a woman in the evening, after a day's stay in a vertical position. The recipe for "taming" pain is the same: regular "sessions" of rest during the day, rejection of shoes with heels, correct posture. Evening cool foot baths and relaxing massage will not only relieve fatigue and soreness, but also reduce the risk of convulsive contraction of the calf muscles at night.
Be prepared for the fact that at some point you will again feel the "curse" of early pregnancy - headaches. As before, the headache becomes a consequence of the capital changes that continue in the body of a pregnant woman. Since, any medicines are now banned, we will fight "headaches" with "grandmother methods." So, helps to remove this unpleasant symptom of sleep in a cool, well-ventilated, semi-dark room. If the headache does not give rest, try to lie down and relax, make a cool compress, massage whiskey.
Stomach at the 30th week of pregnancy: pulls, hurts
Mummy is not insured on the line at 30 weeks of pregnancy and from such a frightening symptom as abdominal pain. Only when you feel the pain, do not panic right away: listen, where it hurts, what character is inherent in the pain. After all, pain in the abdomen is associated with quite harmless phenomena - pain is accompanied by disorders of the digestive system, pain can arise due to softening and stretching of the ligament-holding ligaments. In the first case, you are unlikely to go wrong, setting the cause of the pain: it usually occurs against the background of increased gas formation, bloating, constipation. In the second case, the pain is localized from the sides or from one side of the abdomen, it usually occurs when the body turns, changes position, at the time of recovery from the bed or stool, with sneezing or coughing.
Like "pull together", the stomach can painfully strain at the moment when the inside of it beats or sharply hits the baby. This happens usually if the child is dissatisfied or frightened: it can be hard and painful to hit his mother, for example, a loud unexpected sound. In this case, the pain arises suddenly, but just as suddenly and soon passes.
But if at 30 weeks of pregnancy the stomach pulls, it hurts for a long time, completely painful and irregular training fights acquire periodicity and become painful, pain from the bottom of the abdomen spreads to the lower back - call the ambulance team without delay. With such symptoms, the risk of initiating premature births is too high, the onset of which will prompt the outflow of amniotic fluid. Please note that it is not possible to halt the early childbirth that has begun, therefore, now you need to do everything you can to save the baby.
Allotment at the 30th week of pregnancy
We mentioned above that the outpouring of amniotic fluid should become an unequivocal reason for an urgent call to an ambulance. The amniotic fluid looks like liquid watery discharge, having a light yellowish color. Keep in mind that not necessarily the amniotic fluid can be poured at once: it happens that the amniotic fluid flows in small amounts, leaving only a sensation of increased moisture on the panties. But even then it is necessary to go to a specialist as soon as possible: amniotic fluid is always leaking unless in the case of violation of the integrity of the membranes. That, in turn, creates a risk of intrauterine infection of the fetus: for penetration of infection to the fetus, only 24 hours of time is enough.
Preventing the pregnant should appearance of excretions of unhealthy green, yellow or earthy color, discharge with an admixture of pus, mucus, flakes, secretions of foamy or curdled. Even if the "colored" extracts do not have an unpleasant smell and do not provoke a feeling of genital discomfort, most likely, you will most likely be diagnosed with any infectious sexual disease. It is the infection that is responsible for changing the color, consistency and odor of excretion, and it should be treated without fail. Otherwise, infection in the uterus and infection of the fetus can not be ruled out.
Without delay and without hesitation, call in "neotlozhku" when there is spotting in any amount and any character. Bloody discharge, and even brown "daub" on panties - a dangerous symptom, with a high probability of indicating problems with the placenta. So, the blood separation is accompanied by a presentation or detachment of a normally located placenta - a condition that threatens not only health, but also the life of the mother and child. Presentation of the placenta abdominal pain usually does not provoke, but the detachment of it usually causes a noticeable pain in the abdomen.
The most optimal period for the third scheduled ultrasound is from 30 to 32 weeks. But more often ultrasound is prescribed to a woman at the time of 32 weeks - then the baby should already take the position from which it will be born. While, at 30 weeks, and this will display ultrasound, it can still not be in the head presentation, thus, giving the mother a clear worry.
If ultrasound was appointed for the 30th week of pregnancy, then, as in later terms, the development and well-being of the baby, the functionality of its organism, the state of the uterus will now be examined and evaluated.
So, the doctor will determine the rate of growth of the child, establish the correspondence of these indicators to the term. An evaluation of the baby's cardiac activity will be given. By the way, the ultrasound can now see how the baby breathes: his chest rises and falls. In addition, now the specialist will be able to examine the functionality of the internal organs and systems of the baby, which was not possible to do earlier. Ultrasound, for example, will tell you whether the fetus suffers from an obstruction of the intestine or urinary tract, whether the baby has a heart defect.
An important marker for ultrasound is also the status of the uterus: its size, height of standing, condition of the myometrium. The quantity, the quality of the amniotic fluid, the risk of hamming the baby with the umbilical cord, the place of attachment and the location of the placenta are also assessed.