A healthy belly at 22nd weeks of pregnancy is about 20-24 cm. Babies measure about 25 cm from head to toe and weigh about 350 g.
The Fetus at 22nd Weeks of Pregnancy: Emotions Develop
The eyelids and eyebrows are formed.
All bones in the fetus contain bone marrow.
Your baby’s limbic system is fully developed. It plays a role in controlling emotions so that the baby experiences mood swings.
Over the next few weeks, your baby may laugh, cry, and even get angry inside the womb.
22nd Weeks of Pregnant Mom
Fatigue is much more pronounced.
Your ankles and wrists can swell, especially at the end of the day because the uterus puts some pressure on the veins. Your legs may feel heavy and your hands and feet may tingle.
It is also common to feel the stomach harden.
These contractions, also known as Braxton-Hicks contractions, help prepare the uterus and pelvis for future labor.
Mothers can be More Easily Distracted
This loss of concentration is partly due to hormonal changes and partly due to the fact that the significant changes women are experiencing can “monopolize” all their attention.
Because mothers often experience sleep deprivation, the pregnancy brain can continue until the baby is one year old.
Management of 22nd weeks of pregnancy
At this time, it can relieve swelling by promoting blood circulation.
Get up and extend no less than once 60 minutes.
Also, walk briskly for at least an hour each day to promote blood circulation. Place a cushion under your feet at bedtime. This will promote blood circulation and allow you to have better rest.
Critical Pregnancy Stage: Heart Rate
You can hear your fetus’s heartbeat without using Doppler ultrasound. The best sign of fetal viability is feeling the fetus moving.
It’s important to have your urine and blood tests done at least once every quarter.
It is important to remember that boat sizes and shapes may vary.
At 22nd weeks of gestation, a healthy belly measures about 20-24 cm.