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The First Trimester

In this section, we will present information week by week about how your baby is growing, symptoms that you may be experiencing, thoughts to consider and tips for a healthy pregnancy.

Week 3

Welcome to week three!

After sperm meets egg and becomes an embryo, he/she travels down your fallopian tube and is implanted into the nutrient-rich lining that was created for this very purpose.

Your body has uniquely prepared this very special place to supply the baby with everything that he/she needs. Amazing, right? By the end of this week, if you are pregnant you will miss your first period. The beginning of other physical signs of pregnancy are possible.

By the end of this week, if you are pregnant you will miss your first period.

How my Baby Grows

Symptoms Mama may Feel or Experience

Thoughts to Consider

Tips for a Healthy Pregnancy

Dr. Cheryl Sharp,
Certified Nurse Midwife
Chief Content Officer