First Trimester and Your Pregnancy Journey at Women’s Healthcare of Illinois
Common questions asked by patients: What should I avoid during my first trimester? How do you feel in the first trimester of pregnancy? What should I expect during early pregnancy?
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The first trimester begins on the first day of your last period and lasts until the end of week 12. This means that by the time you know for sure you’re pregnant, you might already be five or six weeks pregnant! A lot happens during these first three months.
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What to Expect
Here’s what you should expect as you progress through your pregnancy.
A great resource for staying organized and on pace for your testing.
What to eat, what to avoid, and so much more to keep you healthy.
Here are the guidelines for when you can take your medications.
Stay on track with this ultrasound schedule through your full term.
Food Borne Risks
How to eat a well-balanced and safe meal for you and your baby.