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 at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

What to Expect

Here’s what you should expect as you progress through your pregnancy.

OB Checklist at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

OB Checklist

A great resource for staying organized and on pace for your testing.

Nutrition Tips at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Nutrition Tips

What to eat, what to avoid, and so much more to keep you healthy.

Medication Safety at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Medication Safety

Here are the guidelines for when you can take your medications.

Prenatal Ultrasound at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Prenatal Ultrasound

Stay on track with this ultrasound schedule through your full term.

Food-Borne Risks at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Food Borne Risks

How to eat a well-balanced and safe meal for you and your baby.

Smoking Issues at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Smoking Issues

Pregnancy is the perfect time to reflect on this habit and breaking it.

Cesarean Delivery at Women's Healthcare of Illinois in Evergreen Park and Mokena, IL

Cesarean Delivery

A list of postpartum tips for women who delivered C-section.