Twenty Five Weeks Pregnant
Here, you are in your last week of second trimester of your pregnancy. Some sleepless nights are going to happen and other major changes will appear in this week. You can see more information about your body, baby and symptoms.
How big is baby at this week?
Your baby is 13.6 inches in length and has weight around1.5 pounds this week. This is going to be the size of TI-89 calculator..
From now, the skin of the baby is getting pinker as the capillaries are forming under the skin and blood is get into it.
Blood vessels will also developing this week in your baby’s lungs and making him closer to that first intake of fresh air he is going to take after birth.
Sense of smell:
This week also is the beginning of your baby’s nose working and nostrils in proper manner. Through this, baby is going to start practicing breathing and breathe in amniotic fluid.
He will be able to smell the things by this week, but many of them may experience it in the third semester.
By this week, it may be possible that creases in the palms of the baby’s hand start appearing. With this, sweating glands will form in his skin very soon.
Now she is also getting his unique fingerprints during this week. Your baby is also improving the agility in his hands and fingers. This means that soon he will be able to grasp the thing in his fist.
He may also suck his thumb and play with his hands and feet. And he will make him good at this by practicing it, until he is out of your womb.
During this week, your baby is getting chubbier and cuter by simply depositing fat in his body. This will help him in keeping warm after he born.