Vital organs start to form
Week 5: Your baby begins to take shape
After weeks of rapid cell development, your baby takes on a more distinct form. During the 5th week of pregnancy, here's what is happening inside:
Your Week 5 nutrition and health
Learn which types of foods you should be eating
Pregnancy is one of the best times to pump up your nutrition intake, because your choices now affect both you and baby. During your 5th week of pregnancy:
Small nutrition changes that can make a big difference
As you start down your pregnancy journey, you'll find that there are many nutrients, vitamins, and minerals you should be getting every day. Here is the first part of a three-part series that provides you with simple tips you can start implementing today to get the nutrition you need for the rest of your pregnancy.
Making the most of your doctor visits
Regular prenatal care remains a critical part of monitoring your health and the health of your baby throughout your pregnancy. Now is the time to schedule your first prenatal visit. Most OB/GYN offices will schedule the appointment between your 6th and 10th week of pregnancy.
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