**** Baby's now the size of an acorn squash!**
Baby's energy is surging, thanks to white fat depositing beneath his skin. And since he's growing so fast (weight will triple by birth), things are getting kind of cramped in the womb. What all this means for you: Get ready for some more kicks and jabs to the ribs.
[tip] Gassy? Lose the carbonated drinks, stop sipping your soup and tea, ditch the straws and gum, and don't talk while chewing. This will cut down on the air you swallow...and probably make you a more pleasant dining partner too.
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All medical information reviewed by Dr. Geeta K. Swamy, Duke University Medical Center OB/GYN Department