Your baby is
Ideal weight gain
100 - 200 grams
At 17 weeks, your baby is as big as a pear and weighs in at 140 grams. Your baby's eyes finally look forward instead of sideways, and baby's soft skeleton is hardening into bone.
Indigestion and heartburn is the story and it is unavoidable. On the bright side, your babies movements will get more rapid and recognizable.
Food & Nutrition
Eat small meals and keep hydrated to avoid the indigestion problems. Juices that are cold can help relieve the discomfort.
Fitness & Exercise
Try working out at home, for a change. An exercise bike or a treadmill can do the trick. Don't give up on yoga and meditation as there are special postures just for pregnant women. This postures help in expanding the pelvis, preparing for childbirth.
Yoga in Water
Low impact Aerobics
I've been diagnosed with hypothyroidism level 5.42 and currently I'm in my 4th month of pregnancy. My doc has suggested me to currently take 12.5 mcg of thyronorm. Is it enough to treat the thyroid or should I consult a endocrinologist? Has anyone been through this case ? Pls share your exp. also, what home remedies I can follow to treat it
Hi all...this is my 17th week pregnancy..when i was on 8 th week i got my hb level as 7.4..but due to my severe vomitting prob i was unable to take any of tablets..but during my 13 week my hb level dropped to 6.6..so i was reccommended for blood tho trip..i was injected with 1unit of blood now my hb is 7.9..my vommiting is getting controlled slowly..is this nrml becoz again they hav called me for 5 injection doses to increase hb again..is it that much serious..kindly suggest ur views..