September 18th, 2009

Baby is 14 weeks old!

Your Pregnancy: Week 14 In theory, your uterus' ability to expand (14 times
in size, 20 in weight) is awe-inspiring; in practice, it kind of hurts. When
the aches and sharp pains hit your belly, think about this happy news: By
now, your risk of miscarriage has gone way, way down

*Baby's now the size of a lemon!*
Your adorable little fetus is busy with thumb sucking, toe wiggling, (not so
cute but equally amazing) making urine, and breathing amniotic fluid as the
liver, kidneys, and spleen continue to develop. Lanugo (thin, downy hair) is
growing all over her body for warmth.