Your baby is now 25 weeks of age and can now survive outside of the womb, although with lengthy hospital stays. More in week 27. © Medical-Artist.com
Welcome to the third trimester (see what happens in the second trimester)! By now you may have gained about 17 pounds. Cramps may be regular and you may start experiencing swelling in your hands and feet. Exercise can help alleviate some of these uncomfortable symptoms.
Your baby weighs roughly 2 lbs. and is about the size of a cauliflower. By now, he or she can recognize the sound of your voice and your partner’s.
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Reviewed by Dr. Jen Lincoln, April 2020