Baby: Week 37
The placenta is still supplying antibodies to guard against infection after birth
You weigh around 3kg, and could be up to 50cm long. Your brain is still growing, at a rapid pace that will continue for the first three years of life. Skin is now turning white, even dark-skinned babies will appear paler at birth before their pigment develops.
The placenta is still supplying antibodies to guard against infection after birth; breast-fed babies will receive additional antibodies from the mother.
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