• Pregnancy
    Week 20 of Pregnancy
    You are 20 Weeks Exactly Pregnant
    Your baby todayAlthough your baby may be sucking her thumb, this is a very complex action that is not fully developed at this stage. For this reason, your baby is as likely to put her fingers or toes in her mouth as her thumb. ...
  • toes of human fetus at 19 weeks and 3 days
    Week 20 of Pregnancy
    You are 19 Weeks and 3 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayThe toes will wiggle and stretch just as much as the hands and fingers. Your baby is extremely flexible at this time and as likely to bring one or both feet up to her mouth as she is her hands in order to explore them with her sens...
  • ultrasound of human fetus at 18 weeks and 4 days
    Week 19 of Pregnancy
    You are 18 Weeks and 4 Days Pregnant
    Your baby todayThis is a side view ultrasound scan with the baby's head in the top left. Your baby appears completely human with all fingers and toes fully developed. The skin is now covered with lanugo, fine protective hair.You will probably not...
  • Pregnancy
    Week 18 of Pregnancy
    You are 17 Weeks and 1 Day Pregnant
    Your baby todayYour baby's jaw continues to grow throughout the pregnancy, but at this time it can still appear to be quite short. The early tooth buds are hardening within both jaws and, just as with the other bones, calcium is being laid down t...
  • Preparing for Baby
    Feeling Baby Move
    Feeling Your Baby's First Movements
    Feeling Your Baby's First Movements Let the games begin. Sometime in the fifth month, your baby will give you a hello kick. (It's been moving since the ninth week, but you haven't been able to feel it.) This is an absolutely thrilling moment,...