Pregnancy

Pregnancy Week 23

Pregnancy Week 23

Fetal development in pregnancy week 23: Your baby has now reached the 1-pound mark and measures about 11 inches long.  You may be smaller or larger than other people that are 23 weeks pregnant, but what is important is that … Read more

Pregnancy Week 22

Pregnancy Week 22

Fetal development in pregnancy week 22: Your baby weighs about 13 ounces now and measures about 9 inches long.  They are very thin, but completely developed at this point!  Fat will continue to accumulate from here on out as your … Read more

Pregnancy Week 21

Pregnancy Week 21

Fetal development in pregnancy week 21: Your baby is now about 10 ½ ounces and measures about 8 inches long – about the size of a large banana.  The rapid growth that has happened over the last few weeks will … Read more

Pregnancy Week 20

Pregnancy Week 20

Fetal development in pregnancy week 20: Your baby now weighs about 9 ½ ounces and measures about 6 ½ inches long.  You’re halfway through your pregnancy and baby is very active by now!  Over the next few weeks the baby … Read more

Pregnancy Week 19

Pregnancy Week 19

Fetal development in pregnancy week 19: Your baby is now about 5 ½ inches long and weighs about 6 ounces.  During this week the baby will gain weight at an incredible pace!  Now that all of the organs have developed … Read more

Pregnancy Week 18

Pregnancy Week 18

Fetal development in pregnancy week 18: Your baby is now about 5 ½ inches long and weighs about 6 ounces.  During this week the baby will gain weight at an incredible pace!  Now that all of the organs have developed … Read more

Pregnancy Week 17

Pregnancy Week 17

Fetal development in pregnancy week 17: About the size of an avocado now, your baby weighs about 6 ounces and is about 5 inches long.  Over the next few weeks your baby is about to make a huge jump in … Read more

Pregnancy Week 16

Pregnancy Week 16

Fetal development in pregnancy week 16: Your baby is now about 4 ½ inches long and weighs about 51/2 ounces.  Hard to believe when you consider that most women have gained somewhere between 5 and 10 pounds!  Just remember, your … Read more

Pregnancy Week 15

Pregnancy Week 15

Fetal development in pregnancy week 15: Your baby now weighs in at about 1 ¾ ounces and is about 4 inches long.  Finally the growth of the body is catching up with the head so that they the baby doesn’t … Read more

Pregnancy Week 14

Pregnancy Week 14

Fetal development in pregnancy week 14: As you begin your second trimester your little weighs in at a little over an ounce and at 3 ½ inches – about half of a banana.  Impressive as the growth ha s been … Read more