The baby is now 32 weeks old, since fertilization, is 18 inches long and weighs 4-3/4 pounds.
The heart has beat over 45 million times!
The baby is the size of a pineapple, with the stalk.
The baby’s lungs now produce “air pocket” cells and will continue to do so until 8 years of age.
Based on limited testing, newborns seem to prefer foods that mom eats during the last weeks of pregnancy. This and other evidence indicates that learning and memory formation begin before birth.
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