Pregnancy week 31

40 week pregnancy guide: week 31 - Your baby's movements will begin to grow stronger to you and you may even see them ripple across your bump.

You may be starting antenatal classes this week, it is a great chance to meet other pregnant women and chat. Hormonal changes can mean that mood swings are becoming more common.

Your baby

Your baby is growing rapidly, but is still half the weight of a full term baby. Your baby is stronger than ever and still has plenty of room to move around. The movements will begin to grow stronger to you and you may even see them ripple across your bump.

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First baby and she is very active lots of indigestion at night as well I am 30 weeks now and very excited
by Sapodilla 20th Jun 2013, 3:41pm
im getting alot of movements....i wanted advice is it safe to have sex at diz stage....
by nazo2011 31st Oct 2011, 5:02pm
Geogry yes it is very normal
ROSEWARD123 you will know when u r contracting believe me its not that bad but u will know
Ambi air travel not recommended in 3rd trimester
sorry Ambi didnt read when u posted that
by pw16789 5th Jan 2011, 9:26am
I have a question, i was told my baby is small? should i be worried right now? also that she is still sideways in my stomach!!!!!!!! Will my baby flip still?
by Houssin 26th Nov 2010, 5:14pm
hey girls my suggestions with the children is to introduce them to the tummy,allow them to kiss the tummy and talk to tummy as if the baby is here already... make ur firsst child feel special by saying'mummy will be really tired when bubba comes, but its ok i have a little hero like you, you will help me with baby yes'?
by nicolina007 11th Jun 2010, 5:19pm
hi i am 31 weeks pregnant with my 2nd having a girl this time 1st time had a boy i am worried how my little boy gonna take having a newborn about his only 18months old x
by babychar 14th May 2010, 3:45pm
oh my god!! imy ankles are well swollen today, its taken all night with my feet up to reduce it!!! cant believe how much bigger baby jake feels at the moment, keeps kicking or thumping me in the ribs- very uncomfortable.
by brodiak 1st Feb 2010, 9:20am
Hi, I'm 31 weeks pregnant 2nd baby so I know pretty much what to espect. I'm looking foward to the day my baby comes. I am having another little boy. The only concern that I have is how my 3 year old son going to take to the new baby. He is very spoiled and close to his dad.
by NicoleM 13th Aug 2009, 11:04am
hi ,im 31 weaks pregnant,feeling tired,restless alltime &i got very bad swallowing on my both feets and ankles im worried is this normal at this stage of preagnancy?
by gurasra 12th Jan 2009, 10:34am
I am 31 weeks pregnant, sore back, tired, havin faintness!! other than that its great!! she kicks hard n me belly moves when she does ! lol ! im nervous and excited for the birth my first baby so not sure what to expect?!?!?!?! how will i know i am contracting?!? i just hope it starts when hav some1 with me ! 9 weeks to go in counting ! xxxxx
by ROSEWARD123 5th Jan 2009, 9:18am
if i dont go to the loo when i feel like i need too,coz i know its nothing, does it cause any damage to my body?
by zwe 19th Dec 2008, 10:04am
hi i feel realy sick and find it hard to sleep at night is this normal ... wb georgy
by geogry 14th Feb 2008, 11:14am
I got contraction with pain last week, but latter it was cured by healthcare professional by applying some medicine. Will it come again? I have planed for AIR-Travel. is it adviceable in this week. I dont have any simptums of contracton.
by Ambi 6th Jun 2007, 4:23pm