Health Pregnancy By: Nissana Lassiter 4 th Block

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Health PregnancyBy: Nissana Lassiter4th Block

Prenatal DevelopmentPrenatal development is the process for a baby-to-be grows inside the mother. The process normally takes about nine months which means a full term. A full-term pregnancy typically lasts about 40 weeks.

TrimestersTrimesters are timelines of pregnancy can be divided into three trimesters. Each is a time of remarkable growth for the baby and mother.First Trimester 1-3 monthsSecond Trimester 4-6 monthsThird Trimester 7-9 months

MiscarriageA Miscarriage is the loss of pregnancy after less than 20 weeks of fetal development. The zygote, embryo, or fetus dies and is expelled from the mothers body. These are the risk of miscarriage is increased by factors such as:Age (women over age 35 are at greater risk).Previous miscarriage.Family history of miscarriage.

Ectopic PregnancyA Ectopic pregnancy is a fertilized egg that never reaches the uterus. Sometimes implantation occurs in the fallopian tube. The ectopic pregnancy can be cause by a serious risk to the mothers health.

Birth DefectsBirth Defect are present before birth and results in mental or physical disability. The types of Birth Defects are: Poor nutritionUsing tobacco, alcohol, or other drugs.Sexually transmitted diseases and infectionsRubella

What To EatGrain products such as breads, cereals, rice, and pasta. Dry beans and peas.Other starchy vegetables, such as potatoes and corn. Resources Google Parenting Rewards & Responsibilities