What should I expect at my 15 week appointment?
Measure the height of your uterus to gauge your babys growth. Check your weight and blood pressure. Check your babys heart rate. Ask you to leave a urine sample to check your sugar and protein levels.
What questions should I ask at my booking appointment?
What questions will my midwife ask?The date of the first day of your last period. This will help your midwife to work out your due date .Any previous pregnancies and miscarriages. Any health issues in your family. Your physical and mental health. Your job. Your home life. Your lifestyle.
What should I ask at my prenatal appointment?
Here are our top 10 questions all women should ask at their first prenatal visit:Are there changes I should make to my diet? What foods should I avoid during pregnancy? How much weight should I expect to gain during my pregnancy? How much should I be exercising? Can I travel during my pregnancy?
What will happen at my 16 week appointment?
When youre about 16 weeks pregnant, youll have a second antenatal appointment with your midwife to check baby size and fetal development. You may also get to listen to your babys heartbeat. At this appointment, you may also get the results of any blood tests you had at your booking appointment.
Does your partner come to the booking in appointment?
Its fine for your partner or a friend to come with you. Remember youre likely to be talking about some confidential and private things. Its up to you whether youd feel more comfortable discussing these things in confidence with just your midwife, or if youd prefer to have someone else that you trust there as well.
What should I ask at my 30 week appointment?
30-32 Weeks: Routine prenatal visit to check your weight, blood pressure, urine for protein and sugar, fetal growth, position of the baby and fetal heart rate. 32-34 Weeks: Routine prenatal visit to check your weight, blood pressure, urine for protein and sugar, fetal growth, position of the baby and fetal heart rate.
Why do doctors wait until 8 weeks?
Theyll also likely take blood to test for your blood type, anemia and other medical and genetic conditions. Its still a little early to hear your babys heartbeat, so this exciting milestone may have to wait until your next visit.
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What happens at the 8 week appointment?
The visit will include measuring your blood pressure, height and weight, as well as a breast and pelvic exam, with a pap test if you havent had once recently. Theyll also likely take blood to test for your blood type, anemia and other medical and genetic conditions.
When do you have your booking appointment?
Your first midwife appointment (also called the booking appointment) should happen before youre 10 weeks pregnant. This is because youll be offered some tests that should be done before 10 weeks. If youre more than 10 weeks pregnant and have not seen a GP or midwife, contact a GP or midwife as soon as possible.