Your 8th week

      Your Baby

      At the beginning of the 8th week, your baby’s heartbeat is visible on the ultrasound. In addition, even the small and deformed fingers have formed and the eyelids are grown. The face starts to form his nose and upper lip. All the internal organs have already been created. The embryo is now about the size of a grape, at about 13 millimetres.

      Length 13 mm

      Your body

      Do not be surprised if the bra pinches because your body preparing for the later milk production. This means that the breast will increase significantly in size in the coming months. At the same time your facial features and whole body will also appear to be softer due to water retention. You should consume plenty of water now.

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      Rearrange your apartment when possible to prepare for the arrival of your child

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