You are now in your last trimester of pregnancy. Your baby is growing rapidly. And you'll probably feel your baby moving around more often. Your doctor may ask you to count your baby's kicks.
Your back may ache as your body gets used to your baby's size and length.
During this time, it's important to take care of yourself and pay attention to what your body needs. If you feel sexual, explore ways to be close with your partner that match your comfort and desire. Use the tips provided in this care sheet to find ways to be sexual in your own way.
Follow-up care is a key part of your treatment and safety. Be sure to make and go to all appointments, and call your doctor or nurse call line if you are having problems. It's also a good idea to know your test results and keep a list of the medicines you take.
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Current as of: September 5, 2018
Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
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