In early pregnancy, the yolk sac functions as a source of nourishment for the developing baby before ultimately being absorbed by the baby as a part of the gut. The yolk sac is the first thing to ...
Upside: Good overview on not seeing a yolk sac in an ultrasound
Downside: Busy page
The amazing growth that takes in pregnancy starts with the joining of a sperm and egg. From the beginning your baby goes through a miraculous journey towards birth. Watch that development in every ...
Upside: Various details and illustrations tracking a developing fetus every few weeks
Downside: Cluttered page
Hello I was really hoping that you could help with my question. May 13th was the first day of my lmp. On June 22nd I had my first ultrasound, which showed the sac and yolk but no baby yet. I was told ...
Upside: Q&A on measuring how far along your are during pregnancy and measuring larger or smaller than your due date
Downside: Limited depth of information
What exactly is your doctor doing when she pulls that tape measure over your growing belly? Get a primer on fundal height and gain an understanding of what these numbers mean for you and your baby. ...
Upside: Go0od article explaining how and why fundal height is measured
Downside: Several ads
Upside: Pro-life Irish site with superb graphics and detail
Downside: Navigation can be a little confusing at first
Pregnant Women in Reading, Berkshire. 3D and 4D ultrasound scans for pregnant women.
Upside: Superb 3D pictures of baby development by week and post-birth
Downside: Lots of scrolling
Technology and medicine have transformed the experience of pregnancy for modern women. Prenatal medical testing can indicate the sex of your child, the amount of fluid in your uterus, the weight of ...
Upside: Easy to use site with very good article on pregnancy myths and truths
When to expect your baby's first fetal movements. Most women feel the first movements of their baby between week 13-25. Some moms can feel their babies move as early as 13-16 weeks from the start of ...
Upside: Very good overview of quickening and what to expect
Downside: Limited links for additional depth