The thickness of the placenta at the 37th week is about 35 mm., the fading processes have already started. In this regard, the doctor may suggest a future mother to lie on the preservation in the hospital in order to control the health of the baby.
The pregnant woman on the 37th week of pregnancy should monitor her weight and watch whether there is no swelling. If the number of gained kilograms is growing quite actively, and edema is combined with headache and pressure, consult your doctor who will be able to adjust diet or appropriate treatment.
The motor activity of the baby this week of gestation is manifested in the evening and at night, which may cause some discomfort for an expectant mother. During the sleep, it is better to lie in position on the side, such a situation will help to soothe and relax your baby. Sometimes fetal movement may be very active at the same time it will hurt the rib with feet, causing the pain.