Week 19 of Pregnancy

Pregnancy Calendar: You are now 19 weeks pregnant

19 weeks old fetus (baby)

Week 19 of fetal development

Watch your weight gain because you will feel hungry most of the time. On an average you should gain a total of 10-12 kg of weight during the entire period of pregnancy.

Your baby

the brain is still growing, the ears are in place, and buds for the baby’s permanent teeth appear.

Dos and Don’ts

  • You may develop backache as the growing uterus may pull the back ligaments.
  • Keep your back straight and don’t bend. Don’t wear high heel shoes.
  • Eat sensible, low calorie, balanced meal.
  • Go for a regular antenatal check-up.


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