Pregnancy Calendar: You are now 11 weeks pregnant
Week 11 of fetal development
Your basal metabolic rate has increased by 25 per cent. The amount of blood being pumped around your body will also increase, because of which you may feel warmer than usual and perspire more.
Dos and Don’ts
Drink plenty of fluid.
Wear loose soft clothing.
Rest in the afternoon.
Eat nutritious diet.
Do light exercises.Your baby
Your baby will grow more rapidly from now until about week 20. The placenta is formed and supplies oxygen and nutrition to the baby. The baby’s head is still very big compared to the body. Also this week your baby’s external genitalia start to become apparent.
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