With the start of Second Trimester of your pregnancy, You will feel more energized. As the first-trimester symptoms are mostly subsided or even disappear, You will notice some Welcoming changes. This period start from is from 13th week and remain till 28 weeks.
The Second Trimester is most fruitful part of pregnancy. You’ll regain your lost energy and it’s time to plan for baby’s arrival. It’s also the time when your baby is growing quickly and You’ll start to feel the baby’s first movements.
The Subjective symptoms during the Second trimester of pregnancy ( 13-28 weeks or 4-6 months )
Change in Body shape
Fetal Heart Sound (F.H.S.)
Appearance of Low Back Pain
Cramps in legs
Symptoms like dizziness, nausea, and vomiting subside and your appetite return to normal. During the Second Trimester, you need about an extra 300 to 500 calories a day. You should be gaining around 1/2 kg body weight every week.
- DISCLAIMER: The content in this post is purely meant for educational purpose only and not to be substituted for professional medical advice.
- Reference- D.C Dutta textbook of obstetrics.