Week 1

Week 1

Your Baby's Development

Pregnancy Calendar

This first week is actually your menstrual period. Because your expected delivery date (EDD) is calculated from the first day of your last period, this week counts as part of your 40-week pregnancy even though your baby hasn't been conceived yet.

Your Body

During pregnancy, your healthy habits and your baby's health go hand in hand. While planning to conceive, take the time to prepare your body for motherhood. Before becoming pregnant, you should:

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Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice, diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.

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