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39 Weeks Pregnant: What to Expect During Pregnancy
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What's happening to baby: Baby weighs anywhere from 6 ½ to 8 pounds and is 18 to 20 1/2 inches long. The fat her body is developing will help her regulate her body temperature outside the womb.
What's happening to Mom: You're likely seeing your doctor weekly now, and pelvic exams will help him or her determine baby's position and whether (or how much) your cervix is dilated.
40 Weeks Pregnant: What to Expect During Pregnancy
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Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.