Your baby is now doubling in weight approximately every two weeks. Right now they are about the size of a medium-sized sweet potato. More about week 17. © Medical-Artist.com
At week 17, you may start to experience increased vaginal discharge called leukorrhea. This is actually totally normal during pregnancy. If the discharge is a heavy yellow or green, itches or burns, or smells foul, it might signal an infection, and you should alert your healthcare provider.
Your baby’s fingerprints are starting to form this week and chances are they are waving their hands in front of their face.
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