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Prenatal Care - Unborn Baby

Baby’s Development Each Month

Learn how your Baby’s Development progresses with each month of pregnancy

Baby’s development and growth during each month of pregnancy. How does my baby change with each Month of Pregnancy?

Hearing Baby's Heartbeat the First Time

At 12 weeks pregnant, your baby's heart rate averages about 167.10 beats per minute.

You will get to hear your baby's heartbeat for the first time at 12 weeks pregnant. Your baby's heart is fully developed and growing strong now.

Large for Gestational Age

The definition of Large for Gestational Age is greater than 90 percent of babies born at similiar age.

Infants who are born “big” or large for gestational age (LGA), have a greater risk for complications for both mom and baby.

Quickening: First Movements

Most women feel their baby move for the first time between 16 and 22 weeks

Feeling your baby move for the first time is one of the most exciting parts of pregnancy. Most women feel their baby move for the first time between 16 and 22 weeks of pregnancy.

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