Congratulations! With 20 weeks, you've come HALFWAY through your pregnancy!

During week 20 you will experience weight gain as your baby is bigger and growing rapidly inside you. Your energy level will be high all thanks to your surging hormone. You will have a good time shopping for your baby and yourself too. There will be problems like swelling, heartburn and leg cramps as well. Your vaginal discharge will increase and this will continue till your delivery time. Drinking lot of water and trying some leg stretching exercises will help in giving you relief from leg cramps. You will experience heartburn and indigestion more than the previous week as your baby is taking all the space inside you and pressurizing your body so eat small meals and also eat wisely. Eat nutritious and light food that will prevent the acidity build up in you.Congratulations! With 20 weeks, you've come HALFWAY through your pregnancy!

You will also notice a change in your nails as they grow to be strong and your hair will also grow beautifully. Pregnancy hormones bring in more nutrients for hair and nails making them grow stronger than before. You will experience hair loss once your baby arrives so be prepared for that phase as well. This week will give you high energy but the coming trimester will make you tired as your baby will grow and weigh more so this needs lot of energy from your side. You might experience shortness of breath as your uterus will push against your lungs pressing them and your feet will swell too as a result of all the weight put down on your feet.

Compare Maternity Package Costs from Various Hospitals and Book Directly on Parentlane

At Parentlane, you can directly compare Pregnancy Delivery Charges of over 5000+ maternity hospitals in India and book your package for your preferred hospitals within your budgets.

You can check rates of Normal Delivery, C-Section, Instrumental Delivery, Twin Baby Rates apart from other services related to Tubectomy as well across all hospitals and get direct assistance to book.

You get complete pregnancy care support from Parentlane with unlimited consultation with doctors, pregnancy specialists, guidance on nutrition & fitness needs based on your condition. Talk to Parentlane Pregnancy Counselor for any assistance



Checkout other interesting articles

What Symptoms Can Soon-to-be-Moms Expect during the Second Trimester?

Everything You Need To Know About Your First Trimester!

10 tips to plan for a perfect baby shower (Godh Bharai)

Early pregnancy symptoms ringing in: Heartburn, constipation, food aversion & how to handle them

Best Sanskrit Baby Boy and Sanskrit Girl names with Meanings 2022

Diet For A Healthy Breastfeeding Mom

Postnatal Care Tips For New Moms: Must Read

When You Just Can't Breastfeed Your Baby: What's to be done

Stocking up supplies: For you and your baby

Unique Indian Baby Names for Girls and Boys with Meanings (2022)

Pregnancy Journey: A Glimpse Into The First Trimester