Pregnancy Week 7
In the pregnancy week 7, your baby will be about 13 mm in length. Hence you can say the growth of your baby is very fast. In the 7th week of pregnancy the baby will be of the size of a small grape. The facial features of your baby will become more prominent in the seventh week of pregnancy. The eyes of the baby will appear fully formed with retina and lens attached. The mouth and the tongue will be formed too. From this week onwards, the baby will start preparing its own type of blood. Inside of your baby's mouth, the teeth line will start forming. The intestine and the appendix is almost formed by now. The liver of the baby will start producing red blood cells.
In pregnancy week 7, you will not show much of tummy but will look different and on a closer look people might ask you are you pregnant? It is the time to say bye to your tight fitting jeans. Start wearing something comfortable like maternity clothes but you can wait for few more weeks if you wish so. You should enjoy this time as soon your tummy will become enough big and there will be many restrictions on your action in the coming weeks of pregnancy. By now you also know that you are pregnant and might have started various plans regarding your baby. Morning sickness will be there along with vomiting, nausea, tiredness, headaches, sore breasts, etc.
The symptoms of pregnancy in the pregnancy week 7 will be somewhat similar to that of pregnancy in the sixth week. In case you have migraine plus fever and blurred vision then you must contact your doctor and tell them about your symptoms. There are certain things that can cause migraine in pregnancy like wine, coffee, smoke, strong odors, chocolates, cheeses, lack of sleep and stress. There are many hormonal changes that are arising inside you body, which can also be possible causes for migraine. But you can control the other reasons of migraine, as you will have no control over the hormones. You can keep a cold towel on your head, during migraine attacks. But under any circumstances you should not take any kind of painkillers, as they will harm your baby.
If your doctor advises you to take some medications for migraine, then you can take these medications as prescribed by your doctor. In many cases women experience their first migraine attack when they are pregnant. Pregnancy week 7 can be the weeks in which you will experience sever headaches that you have never experienced before in your life. But there is no need to worry. Avoid coffee, alcohol and stay away from smoking or any kind of drug abuse. You have to think about your health and your baby's health first. This is the time when there are high risks of miscarriage and hence you should take as much care as you can. It is also better to visit your doctor, in case you notice something strange in your physical or mental health.