Third Trimester and Your Pregnancy Journey at Women’s Healthcare of Illinois

Common questions asked by patients: What can I expect in my third trimester? What happens during third trimester? What should I avoid during third trimester?

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Your Pregnancy Journey: Third Trimester

The third trimester of your pregnancy is from week 29 to week 40 – roughly months seven, eight, and nine. You might experience a variety of pregnancy symptoms in the third trimester, such as leg cramps, heartburn, varicose veins, backache, fatigue, hemorrhoids, numbness in the legs and feet, and itchy skin.

Getting ready: Tour your hospital

As you prepare for your big day (or night), it’s helpful to familiarize yourself with where you’re going to be.

Silver Cross Hospital

South Suburban Hospital

South Suburban Hospital

Christ Medical Center

Christ Medical Center

Great info: Things you should know as your big day nears

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

Warning Signs

Symptoms to be aware of to keep baby and yourself healthy.

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

Pregnancy Bags

Pack one for mommy, one for daddy, and one for baby.

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

Labor Instructions

Everything you’ll need to know when your labor begins.

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

Labor Facts

The more information you know, the more confident you’ll be.