3rd trimester

We expect that last six months have gone very quickly and now you're in your 3rd trimester, there isn't much longer to wait until your baby arrives. There's lots to think about in the 3rd trimester including preparing for the birth. Don't worry, HiPP are here to help and have created a birth plan for you to download and fill out according to your own wishes for the special day!

2nd trimester

Pregnancy development by trimester

Week 28

Week 28

You're now in the third trimester. Have you chosen names yet? Find out what happens during week 28 of your pregnancy and download a birth plan template here

Week 29

Week 29

Feeling uncomfortable? Omega 3 & 6 LCPs. Maternity leave. Find out what happens during week 29 of your pregnancy.

Week 30

Week 30

By this time your mind is probably full of questions, what will baby look like? What will labour be like? Find out what happens during week 30 of pregnancy.

Week 31

Week 31

Suffering from heartburn? As your baby increases in size, things might become less comfortable. Find out what happens during week 31 of your pregnancy.

Week 32

Week 32

Do you find you are getting breathless & tired? This is normal, especially when you exert yourself. Find out what happens during week 32 of your pregnancy.

Week 33

Week 33

Nutritious meals, takeaway choices and childbirth classes. Find out what happens during week 33 of your pregnancy.

Week 34

Week 34

Wondering what your labour will be like? Have you packed your bags yet, ready for the hospital? Find out what happens during week 34 of your pregnancy.

Week 35

Week 35

Have you prepared your birth plan yet? Take the opportunity to pamper yourself! Find out what happens during week 35 of your pregnancy.

Week 36

Week 36

Are you preparing for the birth & managing your maternity leave? At this time baby is getting ready for birth too. Find out more about week 36 of pregnancy.

Week 37

Week 37

Take a look at our handy hospital checklist and make sure your bags are packed. Find out what happens during week 37 of your pregnancy.

Week 38

Week 38

Have you been getting Braxton Hicks contractions? Is your nesting instinct taking over? Find out more about what happens during week 38 of your pregnancy.

Week 39

Week 39

Download the HiPP birth plan template to list down your birthing requirements. Find out what happens during week 39 of your pregnancy.

Week 40

Week 40

When is the baby going to come? Your baby is ready for the outside world, but when will they arrive? Find out what happens during week 40 of your pregnancy.

Week 41 onwards

Week 41 onwards

Having already waited long enough, you might have to wait a little longer! Find out what happens during week 41 and onwards of your pregnancy.

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