Your Second Trimester, Week-by-Week
Our step-by-step timeline will help you navigate your pregnancy with as little stress and guesswork as possible.
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If you are 30 or older, have a family history of diabetes, are Hispanic or obese, you are at increased risk for gestational diabetes. It typically has no symptoms.
Schedule an appointment for your glucose screen, which checks for gestational diabetes; it is conducted between weeks 24 and 28.
What to do now:
From the stressful (prenatal tests! gaining weight!) to the sheer fun (buying maternity clothes! your baby shower!), growing a baby involves a seemingly endless host of developments to expect, plan and accomplish. Our step-by-step timeline and checklist will help you navigate your pregnancy with as little stress and guesswork as possible. So grab your pencil, put your feet up and simply gestate!