The long months of pregnancy are ending. By the time the third trimester rolls around, the expecting woman will be showing with a nice sized baby bump and facing some difficult choices. Fatigue tends to set in during the latter weeks of the third trimester and will continue for a few months after baby is born. The third trimester also marks the start of maternity leave for most pregnant women. Partners do not tend to take off work until baby is born, though company guidelines may allow for time off before the birth. A third trimester checklist can be crucial as time, contractions and exhaustion take a toll on memory.
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