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33 Weeks Pregnant

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33 Weeks Pregnant

Now that you have finished being 32 weeks pregnant and are moving closer to your due date, your doctor might want to see you more regularly. More so if you have been having any pregnancy complications or if you have had a high risk pregnancy.

Changes in Your Body at Week 33 Pregnancy

At 33 weeks of pregnancy your waistline is growing and your belly, by now, will look like a football. But please continue to bask in the glory or motherhood and love your body. At this stage you are probably gaining a pound every week. But most of it is going to your baby and to the placenta.

Your Baby’s Development at Week 33 Pregnancy

33 and then 34 weeks of pregnancy means that your baby’s bones begin to harden at this stage – except the skull. The skull remains soft and flexible because it needs to travel through the birthing canal.

From this period onward the baby develops periods of deep and active sleep. It is the periods of active sleep when his or her brains undergo stimulation and helps it to mature more.

Week 33 Pregnancy Tips and Advice

Insomnia is a fairly common thing at this stage of a woman’s pregnancy. The excitement and the aches might keep you from sleeping for long hours. But do lie down and relax whenever you can.

For feet pain, do not stand for long stretches. And also soak them in warm water to ease the discomfort.

At 33 weeks of pregnancy if your baby is not in the head down position as yet then some yoga exercises help. However do take your doctor’s advice before you begin any such exercise.

Don’t lay on your back when lying down. Not only will this reduce the blood circulation to the baby. But it will also make you feel light headed. This is because when you lay on your back the uterus compresses your Inferior Vena Cava – a blood vessel. Due to this lesser blood returns to your heart and from there to the brains and to the other organs.

The numbness of your limbs can be overcome with suitable exercise. Speak to your doctor to find out what form of exercise is the best for you.

Also do read our short guide to managing pregnancy to know more such tips and advice.

Week 33 Fun

Are you really still in the mood for some sex? Believe me, many are. If you are one of them, then find newer and easier ways of doing it. And do seek your doctor’s permission.

Get creative and spend your time in designing different birth announcement cards.

Are you getting some exercise daily? What exercise has the doctor prescribed for you? Join our due date club here and share your thoughts with other mums-to-be.

Week 33 Pregnancy Article – Coming Soon!!!

 

Week 33 Pregnancy Discussions

Week 33 Have a Laugh

Q. How will I know exactly when I got pregnant?

A. Have sex once a year. 

Q. What is the difference between a man and childbirth? 

A. One can be terribly painful and sometimes almost unbearable while the other is just having a baby.

Q. My childbirth instructor says labour is not feeling pain but feeling pressure.

A. Absolutely. And a tornado is just an air current. 

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The possibility of some houseguests might have you checking your home to see what needs to be done to make it presentable. It may need a few minor repairs, and you could do some shopping to dress the place up a little. Books might give you some workable ideas. Your mind might be working more quickly than your body, however. Take care not to push yourself too hard.

A friend who lives far away might call or email you today. Your friend may be planning to visit your area and want to get together with you. This should make you very happy, although at first you may worry that job responsibilities will interfere. You can work around it. Mark the date of your friend’s arrival on your calendar and look forward to it. Enjoy your day!

Today, you need to focus all your energies on technology. Expect a good raise in your income in the following year due to technological advancement. So accept that its going to gain more and more importance as time passes by and make sure to brush up on all the new things happening in your work related area concerned with technology. Eat well and rest up, because you’ll need a lot of energy soon.

Group activities might prove especially intellectually and emotionally gratifying at this time. Relationships with old friends grow stronger, and new friends may also come onto the scene. Among them might be people in your profession. Through them you might learn of new opportunities to advance your career. Expect an inspiring story of some kind to move you to tears. Don’t fight it.

You know how to wait to get what you want and will be wise to collect all the facts before acting. If you are considering a big change, be sure it is really in your best interests. This is a positive day to get your financial life in better balance.

Your natural warmth and loving nature should be more apparent than usual today. You’re likely to attract new people, both men and women, into your aura. Perhaps old friends you haven’t seen for a while suddenly reappear on the scene. This is an excellent time to plan a social event or invite a friend to lunch. You might also want to fix yourself up and plan a romantic evening!

Today, you might find yourself thinking longingly of exotic lands and possibly traveling to them. You could also wonder about the people who live in those countries. Romantic daydreams may distract you from your day-to-day business, so it’s important to stay focused. Read travel books, rent travel videos, and call up agencies if you’re serious about going away. In the meantime, you still have to get through each day.

Feel free to enlist your own creativity today to solve any problem that may come your way. Don’t feel like you absolutely need to take a rational and methodical approach. This sort of frame of mind has already been tried. Now it’s time to explore a more intuitive way to complete any task that you wish to tackle now. Exercise more of your sensitive nature.

You may have been wishing for some recognition and appreciation lately. Perhaps you had your eye on a promotion at work. The day ahead will show you which path will be the most productive. In order to succeed, you have to plan everything carefully and focus on one goal. You should be sure you have support for that goal. There’s a long, hard climb ahead, but you’re bound to make it!

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