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First trimester (0-13 weeks) tips

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The first trimester lasts from week 1 through to the end of week 13 of your pregnancy. You may not look pregnant yet, but you’re probably feeling it. It’s an exciting time as there is a lot going on. Your baby is beginning to develop, and your body is changing too.

We’ve got some great tips to see you through this first stage and help you feel prepared for everything that’s ahead – from dealing with all those unfamiliar hormones, to bonding with your growing baby bump! If you’d like to see what stage of development your baby may be at each week, Ready Steady Baby has a really interesting timeline.

Top tips from parents-to-be

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For more information on the different stages of your pregnancy, ask your midwife or visit Ready Steady Baby.

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Last updated: 18 Jul, 2021