Fetal Development

baby-icon-final-transparantKnowledge is amazing!  From conception to birth it is amazing and awe inspiring to see the changes which occur in a baby.  Please watch the slideshow below of how a baby develops from conception to birth.

How a baby develops in the womb.


Did You Know?

At the moment the egg is fertilized by a sperm, the NEW LIFE contains the plans for every detail of the baby’s development, including  gender, hair color, eye color, facial features, intelligence and personality.
At 21 days – heart beats (size of a poppy seed – amazing!)
28 days – arms, legs, eyes and ears begin to show
30 days – now 10,000 times larger than the original egg
35 days – 5 fingers present
43 days – has brain waves
8 weeks – every organ present
9 weeks – sucks thumb
10 weeks – sensitive to touch and pain
21 weeks – can live outside the womb
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