From fertilization of the egg in the womb to the delivery of the baby, normal time taken by the foetus to grow inside the womb is around 280 days. That is about 40 weeks. Third trimester in pregnancy is counted from 28th week till delivery. Usually, during the third trimester of pregnancy, a woman undergoes emotional and physically challenging times.
You should be seeing your gynaecologist more often as your delivery date nears. Group B Strep Test is a test that is done to test the bacterium levels in your body. This bacterium is harmful for the baby and if it is found in excess, antibiotics will be prescribed by your doctor.
Prepare your home and mind to welcome the baby. Before you leave to the hospital for delivery, set up your home, kitchen / food, bed etc ready so that you can readily rest yourself and the baby after returning home with the baby.