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Guide to Being 26 Weeks Pregnant


Pregnancy Image Gallery Chances are, your discomfort, anxiety and excitement are growing at similar rates now. See more pregnancy pictures.
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If you're feeling bloated and gassy, and tired of being bloated and gassy, you're in good company: By the time week 26 rolls around, many women are starting to think of labor as a saving grace. Lucky for them, and you, it's just around the corner.

Chances are, your discomfort, anxiety and excitement are growing at similar rates now. At the start of this week, you're just two weeks from trimester three and the final months of pregnancy. Baby is roughly, astonishingly, just 14 weeks off.

Here, what this week may feel like, what your baby is up to, and what you may want to put on your 2 a.m. to-do list for when those kicks, cramps or aching hips are keeping you up.

First, how are you feeling?


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