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Pregnancy Updates: Week 14

by MOMMY RUBY
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It’s been awhile since I have blogged about my pregnancy updates. So now, I am showing you some personal stuff. Now, I am already 14 weeks pregnant and this is how my tummy looks:

According to www.baby2see.com, at fourteen weeks, these are the developments of my baby inside me:

Your baby now is peeing into the amniotic fluid round itself as well as making breathing movements. With the effect of hormones, the boys now have a prostate gland. For girls, the ovaries move from the abdomen into the pelvis. During this week of pregnancy the head and eyebrow hair develops.

Your child’s bones are getting harder and stronger by the day. Your baby’s skin is very transparent still. Lanugo (very fine hair) covers the baby’s body and will continue to grow until 26 weeks gestational age – Generally this will be shed prior to birth. Its purpose is to help protect baby’s skin while in all that water.

As your baby grows, your uterus and placenta are also growing. Six weeks ago, your uterus weighed 5 ounces (140 g). Now, it weighs about 8.75 ounces (250g). The amount of amniotic fluid around the baby is also increasing. There is now about 7.5 ounces (250ml) of fluid. You can easily feel your uterus about 3 inches (7.6cm) below your bellybutton.

Your baby is 3.42 inches (8.7cm) long and weighs about 1.52 ounces (43 grams)

Since I am gaining weight, I think I need to buy some MBT shoes to support my body. My sandals are about to give up already. 😆

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earthlingorgeous March 28, 2009 - 12:58 pm

WOW Congrats! Looking good! 🙂

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admin March 28, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Thanks Mommy! I am quite happy that so far things are going good with me and the baby. 🙂

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Phebz March 28, 2009 - 4:56 pm

hay! nakaka miss mag buntis…

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Mommy J March 28, 2009 - 10:39 pm

Ay laki ng tyan? dahan dahan sa beer ineng at malakas magpalaki ng tyan yan….hahaha. Kidding!!! Good to see your preggy belly Mommy Ruby! HInay hinay lang….

MOmmy J

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admin March 29, 2009 - 1:49 pm

@ Mommy Phebie, gawa ka after Danielle reaches around 2. Kung kaya 4. 🙂

@ Mommy J, mukhang beer belly lang ba? hehehe

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gengen March 29, 2009 - 9:04 pm

hehheh kanindot tan-awon sa buntis no? kao ambot nus-a ko magbuntis sunod lisdan pa mi sa mao situation…

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Luana March 30, 2009 - 1:07 am

aww sis 😳 your belly’s getting big! it need a lot of sweet rubs then 😉 so your baby will feel them too *hugs*

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zorlone March 31, 2009 - 9:09 am

congratulations with your baby. nice pic!
thank you for dropping by my site and for reading my story.

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Anthony April 4, 2009 - 6:47 pm

My wife in Davao is in her 7th month na. Interesting for me to read your info on this. Thanks

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Juha April 13, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Did you know that you can measure your belly to find out if something is going wrong. At 27 weeks pregnant, the belly should measure 25-29 cm (or 10-11.5 inches).

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masahamil May 22, 2009 - 4:21 pm

Looking very nice site and provides good latest updated matter to us.good, keep up it.

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Kid’s summer camp January 29, 2010 - 6:58 pm

Labor is a totally different experience and you have to go through that while you are pregnant. Braxton hicks contractions, breathing techniques, lamazze classes, parenting classes, breastfeeding classes, leaking breasts, constipation. 😳

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