10 Weeks Pregnant

Baby's Development

10 Weeks PregnantOnce the organs are formed the baby is called a fetus. Weighing around 1.5gms and about 2.5cm long, its tiny heart is beating about 120-160 beats a minute.

Your Developments

Constipation is possible as a result of the increase of progesterone in your system. This hormone softens muscles in your womb and intestines to accommodate the embryo becoming a fetus. The placenta now covers about one-third of the uterus lining.

Pregnancy To Do's for Week 10

Increase the amount of fiber in your diet.

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