Does Belly Size Matter In Pregnancy?

The truth is, no-one can judge the size of your baby simply by looking at your belly – not even your doctor or midwife. As your body changes at each different stage of pregnancy, you can't compare yourself with other women. Remember, every pregnancy is unique.

7 Reasons Why Belly Size Doesn't Always Equate To Baby Size

Does it matter what size your baby bump is?

The fact is, there's no perfect size for your bump and you are well within your rights to ignore anyone who implies that there is. And before you start panicking about birth weight, bump size is no indication of your baby's weight either. 'Mums-to-be are forever comparing bumps,' says Bird.

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Does tummy size matter in pregnancy?

No matter the size or shape, whether you're big or small, or carrying low or high, your pregnant belly is the perfect place for your baby to develop and grow! Love your bump and get excited for your little one on the way.

Pregnant Belly Shape And Size: A Month-By-Month Guide

How big should a pregnant belly be?

For example, if you're 30 weeks pregnant your belly should be between 28 and 32 centimeters. If you're 25 weeks along, your belly should measure between 23 and 27 centimeters.

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Why some pregnant bellies are small?

Strong abdominal muscles mean a growing uterus is going to stay closer to the core of the body, Kirkham explained, making a bump appear smaller. On the other hand, if core muscles have been stretched out from a previous pregnancy, a second or third pregnancy baby bump may look larger.

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