Important Milestones in Your Baby’s Development through Pregnancy
As your baby’s develops through your pregnancy, certain milestones are hit along the way. Here’s a summary of your baby’s development from conception to birth:
|3||Baby is known as an embryo.|
|9||Baby is known as a fetus.|
|12||Baby begins to move (though you won’t feel the movement).
Placenta is fully functional.
|14||Second trimester begins.|
|16||Baby’s main organs are now completely formed.
Colostrum (the first breast milk) is present.
|20||Baby’s movements can be felt (though you might feel
|24||Baby’s eyes open.|
|28||Third trimester begins. Baby can hear sounds and voices.|
|37||Baby’s development is complete. Baby is getting ready for
|40||Estimated due date|