Welcome to the 5th month of your pregnancy, Mama! This week will be quite a pleasant week for you, although it’s quite a busy one for your baby. Your baby has now grown considerably, as you can guess from the prominent baby bump you can now flaunt. Your baby is now the size of a Sweet Potato! Read on to know what your little one has been up to this week.
It’s been a busy week for your little one. They have grown significantly, and have developed quite a bit. Here’s what’s new with your baby.
Your baby is now the size of a sweet potato
Your baby is now 14 cm in length and weighs approximately 200 grams.
Your baby is now unique; they have fingerprints now!
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Myelin has started forming around the baby’s developing nerves
Gender definitive body parts have started developing; female babies have the fallopian tubes and uterus in the position now. As for male babies, their genitals are almost visible.
Your baby can now yawn and hiccup as well
Your baby’s nervous system is now developing
You can feel significant movement in your belly now as your baby has learned to twist and turn within the womb
Keep going, boss lady! You’ve done great so far and the rest will pass in the blink of an eye. Rest assured, the doctors on Cloudnine have got your back, so relax and gear up for the beautiful journey ahead of you.
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