Guide to Being 22 Weeks Pregnant
By Beth Brindle
The second half of your second trimester can sometimes feel like the middle of a long road trip. The initial excitement and enthusiasm have begun to wear off, but you know you still have a long way to go before you reach your destination -- or in this case, before you meet the tiny new baby boy or girl who's already brought you so much happiness, anxiety, and, yes, nausea.
The good news: If you're like many pregnant women, around week 22 is the time you'll finally begin to feel like you "look pregnant" -- not like you've been overdoing it on beer and cookies.
So what other pleasant surprises does this week hold in store? Here are some of the things you may be experiencing in your 22nd week of pregnancy.