Weeks 1 and 2 of Pregnancy
Your pregnancy begins as your body gears up for ovulation and prepares for fertilization. Taking a prenatal vitamin with .4mg of folic acid is a good idea.
Week 3 of Pregnancy
As sperm meets egg, fertilization occurs and your baby-to-be takes form - as a tiny group of cells. Some women have reported a tiny bit of spotting called implantation bleeding, this light spotting is common, but be sure to contact your physician with any questions or concerns you may have.
Week 4 of Pregnancy
Your body is figuring out what is up! The blastocyst that will be your baby splits to form the placenta and the embryo, and the specialized parts of your baby's body begin to develop. Be sure to avoid environmental hazards. The first trimester is the most critical time for the formation of your baby.
This website provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional.