Baby Development

Week 14 Pregnancy

Week 14 Pregnancy

14th week of pregnancy We have prepared a great article about you. 🙂 We wish all the mothers already pleasant readings.

Changes in the Baby - Week 14 Pregnancy

In the 14th week of your pregnancy, you will encounter a miniature person on your ultrasound, that is, your baby. Iniz Your baby is about 9 cm tall. Now you can easily monitor the movements of your arms, feet and fingers. Face profile and nasal bone can be selected; The integrity of the abdomen can be observed along with the spine.

Your baby's development can be monitored in more detail, including the heart, stomach, stomach, kidneys and bladder. Determining the sex of your baby Well now it is possible.

Ultrasound is a diagnostic tool used in almost every examination from beginning to end of pregnancy. One of the most curious subjects of families expecting a baby is whether this technology has negative effects on the baby. Don't worry, ultrasound devices used during pregnancy work within a certain frequency range and this frequency range does not adversely affect the baby. Even so not using doppler too early and ultrasound time as much as possible keeping short Recommended.

Doppler is a technology that comes with an ultrasound device. It is sensitive to moving blood cells and helps to monitor the circulation within the vein. This allows us to monitor and listen to your baby's heartbeat even in the first weeks.

In the following weeks, blood flow in the veins can be measured by Doppler and information about your baby's health can be provided even in the early stages.

Health Advice to the Mother - Week 14 Pregnancy

Allergic reactions, especially in spring and autumn, can be a problem in pregnancy.

Do not use allergy medication unless it is mandatory within the first 3 months and without consulting your doctor.

During this period, the baby starts settling in the mother's uterus and blood exchange begins with the mother. Glucose, various elements and fluids pass from the mother to the baby. The baby's blood cells also pass into the mother's bloodstream in certain amounts. DNA in baby cells that pass into the mother's circulation can be separated, Down Syndrome and some other chromosome tests available. The accuracy of this test ranges from 97% to 99%. This test may also be recommended as an alternative to other screening tests.

14 weeks pregnancy ultrasound

Chorionic Villus Biopsy or CVS, which is used in cases where doctors deem necessary, chromosomal disorder in the baby This can be done during the weeks to see if it is available. As a procedure, the sample is taken from the placenta of the baby with a special needle using local anesthesia by ultrasound and the examination is performed in the genetic laboratory.

It should also be reminded that this process has a risk of loss of up to 1%.

It is important that thyroid functions are within normal limits during pregnancy. In the case of hyperthyroidism in which the thyroid is overworked, excessive nausea, abdominal pain and vomiting may occur along with weight loss and palpitation. In cases where the thyroid works less, with fatigue and exhaustion loss of first three months. Therefore, one of the tests that should be done first in the first months TSH hormone test. In such ways, it is possible to monitor and calculate the development of the baby in the womb.

By the 14th week, you will have entered the most comfortable period in your pregnancy. Most likely, most of the complaints that occur early in the pregnancy will disappear during this period and your body will adapt to the pregnancy. Since your pregnancy hormones will increase to the maximum level during this period, your nausea and feeling of fatigue will disappear, you will feel much better.

Nutrition Advice to the Mother - Week 14 Pregnancy

While there is no increase in protein synthesis in the first trimester, an increase of 15-25% is seen in the second trimester. Edema occurs if the increased protein requirement is not met. A total of 925 grams of protein is needed during pregnancy.

12-15% of total energy should be provided from proteins.

Shopping Advice to the Mother - Week 14 Pregnancy

Learning your baby's gender can be one of the most special steps to shop. If you've learned about your baby's gender this week, you can start getting her tiny presents.

However, you may not have done enough research to pick up other items yet, so we recommend you to start your shopping without rushing and considering your budget.

Note from your baby:

My mom,

Hello on our 14th week! What did I become 9 cm? I grew up fast, didn't I, Mom? I wonder who I'm gonna look like. You can learn my gender now, but I think I want to keep this surprise to the end. Can I just learn my sex when I'm born? I loved being closer to you on our 14th week. What did you like the most?