Due to the extra fat, your baby is starting to look much fuller. By now, they are about 3 lbs. and roughly 15.5 inches long. More about week 29. © Medical-Artist.com
It may feel like you’ve gained 10 pounds in a week! But around this time, you may be up an extra 20-25 pounds, depending on your frame and body type.
Be sure your calcium intake is up to par. If you aren’t getting enough calcium, you may experience a loss of bone mass. In some more extreme cases, women may experience osteoporosis during pregnancy.
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Reviewed by Dr. Jen Lincoln, April 2020