By now your baby has hit the 5-lb. mark. Your baby’s brain is still developing neural connections. More in week 35. © Medical-Artist.com
This is around the time that babies stop growing in length, although they will continue to gain weight in fat. Both you and baby are probably uncomfortable at this point—he or she doesn’t exactly have a lot of room to move around in there!
This is the hard part of the end. The final stretch is here and it may feel like forever before it’s over. Your healthcare provider may start weekly visits around this time as your pregnancy comes to a close. Be sure to prep your labor and delivery bag now.
Read more about week 35.
Reviewed by Dr. Jen Lincoln, April 2020