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Facts About Baby Kicks

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Pregnancy opens up a new world of experiences to any woman and some of them could be sweet and memorable for a lifetime.

During pregnancy, it is common to experience certain sensations which could be due to the baby moving inside the womb.

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Generally, first time moms do not know when to expect those baby kicks. Here are some facts about the movements of your baby...


Fact #1

In mothers who have had previous pregnancies, baby kicks are experienced much earlier; may be around the 13th week itself. This could be because their awareness levels increase after the first pregnancy.


Fact #2

Generally, during the first pregnancy, baby kicks can be experienced between 18-24 weeks.

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Fact #3

Also, it depends upon your diet as some foods make the baby active whereas some don't.

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Fact #4

Doctors recommend keeping a track of the movements and kicks every few hours.


Fact #5

Generally, the movements inside the foetus are experienced after you eat something or drink something. They can also occur during physical activity or during the times of low levels of blood sugar.


Fact #6

After the 36th month, there could be be a drop in the baby kicks due to growth.

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Fact #7

It is better to consult your doctor about the ideal position to sleep in order to ensure proper circulation to the womb.

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Story first published: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 17:55 [IST]
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