In these final weeks in the womb, your developing baby continues to make his final cognitive and physical preparations for life outside the womb. He may be less active as he has less room in which to move and he will move into the fetal position in preparation for delivery. Refer to this month-by-month pregnancy calendar to learn about important milestones in your developing baby's development as well as helpful tips and advice for a safe, healthy pregnancy.
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