Guide to Being 39 Weeks Pregnant

By: Stefani Newman

At 39 weeks pregnant, your baby probably won't gain any more weight, and it's possible you could start to lose weight. See more [url='478814']pregnancy pictures[/url].

You're in your 39th week of [url='16721']pregnancy[/url] and about to cross next week's finish line! Congrats! Since you've made it this far, you deserve something special, like a mani-pedi, breakfast (or lunch and dinner) in bed or a nice dinner out. But, in all honestly, we bet what you'd really love is a good night's sleep, right?

Reaching the end of your pregnancy can be bittersweet. You've shared everything from air and food to your [url='568028']hormones[/url] with this person who is finally about to be born. All those weeks and months wondering, planning, dreaming and waiting will soon come to a wailing halt. At the same time, your body and mind are probably ready for a change -- to go back to being just yours, to be able to function again normally. More importantly, you need to get ready for the next phase -- the sleepless nights, endless feedings and cuddling part.


However you're feeling about reaching this milestone emotionally, your body is certainly getting ready!