Pregnancy Week 29
Summary | Pregnancy week by week 29
You’re at week 29 of your pregnancy. At this stage your baby’s brain is getting bigger, and it’s head is growing at an equal pace. Your baby is able to open it’s eye lids and focus on bright lights outside the womb. At this point your baby is approximately 2.2 pounds but do take into consideration that every pregnancy is different.
As for the mom to be, it’s best to stay hydrated and active in order to avoid constipation. No one likes to be sitting aimlessly on the toilet without any activity.
Pregnancy Signs & Symptoms
During week 29 of your 40 week pregnancy, you would have most likely experienced at least three symptoms mentioned below
- bloating, cramping, or spotting
- tiredness or fatigue
- irritability or mood swings
- nausea with or without vomiting
- frequent urination
- breast changes including tenderness, swelling, or tingling feeling, or noticeable blue veins
- raised basal body temperature
- mild pelvic cramping or discomfort without bleeding
- food cravings or aversions
- a heightened sense of smell
- metallic taste in the mouth
Share with us | What symptoms did you experienced during week 29 of your pregnancy?
During week 29 of your pregnancy see and hear the development of your baby via an ultrasound. We have provided the below illustration to show your fetal development at week 29 of your pregnancy.
In week 29 you may have additional questions about this stage of your pregnancy like
- What’s happening at week 29 of your pregnancy?
- How should I feel at 29 weeks pregnant?
Note: If you don’t already have your personal obstetrician or gynecologist now is a good time to make an appointment with one that comes highly recommended.