Pregnancy Week 35
In pregnancy week 35, your baby will be a little more than 5 pounds and a little more than 20 inches in length. The fat layers will get added on your baby's skin and the color of the skin will also change in this week. Your baby is an expert in sucking by now and hence even if you deliver you baby now, there will be no worries about breastfeeding. With little efforts the baby will be able to suck your nipples. As far as you are considered, your uterus is above 6 inches the belly button now. By now you might have gained approximately 30 pounds of weight. Your mood swings will be more and you will find it difficult to know how your moods are changing so fast.
For the first time mothers the pregnancy week 35 brings along various worries regarding the delivery and the safety of their baby. You will also start getting negative thoughts like whether you will be able to handle your tiny baby once it is out of your tummy. You and your partner will worry unnecessarily about how two of you will take care of the baby. You will start thinking about the labor process and feel anxious thinking now anytime your labor pains will start. But all these worries are not giving a second thought. As from the second your baby comes in this world, you will dot he job of taking care of your child to the maximum. Your labor pains will also give you the most awaited fruit in your hands and you will actually forget all your pains, once you will see your baby in your hands.
In pregnancy week 35, as you know you are very near for your due date, you can start thinking about various practical things, like who will accompany you to the labor room. Many pregnant women want their husbands to be with them when their baby will come in this world. But some pregnant ladies even ask for some other family member to be there at the time of delivery. You can ask your doctor pre-permission regarding the same so that there will be no confusion at the time of the delivery. Besides this one thing there is nothing that you should worry about. Relax and enjoy this time as much as possible. Have some beautiful moments with your loved ones. Have open communication with your partner regarding the new entry in your family.
In pregnancy 35, there will be serious mood swings in you. Hence make sure that the people surrounding you know about this. You can ask your doctor in case you find it really hard to control your moods. As you know you are in the critical time of your pregnancy, you should not allow any thing to disturb you. You can keep your body and mind relaxed by doing things that give you pleasure, like going for a full body massage. Massaging your body will also reduce the back pain; leg cramps and gives relief from the various side effects of pregnancy.