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Week 17 starts on day 119 and goes up to day 126.
It is your 18e pregnancy week.

Length of your baby: 18 centimeter / 7.1 inches
Weight of your baby: 150 gram / 5.3 ozs

Because the HCg in your body has been replaced by progesterone you may, this week, start to notice many of the pregnancy symptoms such as nausea and vomiting starting to ease off and even disappear completely. However, there are other things such a pelvic instability which can begin to arise around this time.

Any anxiety you are feeling should begin to ease off now as you become more accustomed to the changes taking place in your body.

Your baby may now begin to notice noises from outside the womb even if they are not very loud. Loud noises can however irritate your baby and make them restless.

Your baby is now able to move his head, mouth, lips, arms, fists, hands, legs, feet and toes and will continually do so to exercise and practice for life outside your womb.

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BabyJenkinsmom (22.3 hours ago)
@meekspirit00 - “a prayer for you all...„

laurita93 (11 days ago)
Exactly 17 weeks today yay almost half

tonyabud (29.5 days ago)

Scraggles86 (32.2 days ago)
Seen my midwife today, my husband and I have opted for a home birth. Things happen and plans change but for now, that`s what we`re hoping for. So excited about finding out the gender. Names we`ve picked so far are Brianna for a girl or Cody for a boy

Slimmdee (35.5 days ago)
@meekspirit00 - “a prayer for you all...„
This prayer gave me chills. Thank you for sharing!

starz (44.4 days ago)
This will be my third we already have girls so if it`s a boy great but if not than we already have all we need

Princess Nita (48.1 days ago)
17 Weeks & 1 day

julia1975 (53.5 days ago)
17 weeks today. I`m having a baby girl! oh, this baby is such a blessing!

sheena01 (58.4 days ago)
Yay 17 weeks god is amazing

jay3ttp (59.4 days ago)

mamaoffive (89 days ago)

gypsyjess (89.1 days ago)
Pregnant with second. First pregnancy didn`t feel move till 18 weeks....and didn`t find out sex till 19 weeks....have doc appointment this week hoping to get accurate sex .....please be another girl!!!

jcngac31 (89.3 days ago)
@Heather Preston - “Does any of you feel...„
I think this is perfectly normal. At this point, he or she still has plenty of room to move around, so feeling the baby move will be a hit or miss! When the baby is bigger, with less space to move around, you will feel kicks more often!

andrearose (90.7 days ago)
I`m 16 weeks 2 day I`ve been so tired more then usual.

Heather Preston (97.1 days ago)
Does any of you feel your baby move I`ve felt he/she move once since last week is this normal???

MrsMatthews21 (112.2 days ago)
Yay I`m 17wks 2days so excited

Alice2015 (117.3 days ago)

AubreyMichelle (134.5 days ago)
This is my first baby and I am so excited. But I feel like I`ve been having pretty bad side pains. I`m about 18 weeks pregnant is that normal ???

Zsazsa (159.5 days ago)
What a wonderful gift, I am receiving. Thank you Father for this blessing.

julietp (168 days ago)
@meekspirit00 - “a prayer for you all...„
amen n amen,powerful prayer thanks

rayxoxo (175.7 days ago)
@michy123 - “i am 17 weeks with m...„
I get that way to sometimes, but my doctor said it depends on how the eggs are cooked! How do you make yours? If the yolk isn`t fully cooked sometimes that can make you sick

michy123 (178.9 days ago)
i am 17 weeks with my second baby all is going good but i do get sick if i try to eat eggs has anyone elso had this ? i can eat anything else and i dont get sick

Booberry6815 (186.6 days ago)
Like the 3 wise men blessing Jesus, we have also gotten 3. 1) I got pregnant naturally at 43. 2) I didn`t miscarry and 3) just found out today the baby is healthy! Low risk <1% of trisomy 13,18,21. My only dilemma now is how to break the news of the sex to my loving `little` girl (21yrs old) that she isn`t the only princess in the family anymore? Any ideas guys? PS: big thanx to meek spirit for the prayer and congrats on the flutters! Anxious for it myself.

meekspirit00 (186.7 days ago)
a prayer for you all who need and wish prayer for you and your babies....

Loving Heavenly Father, creator of all things, Your Word says You created all things through Jesus Christ and You made all things good and perfect.You give life to all things. I thank You, that I have conceived by Your grace and mercy. The baby in my womb is Your creation, thank You for Your precious gift.

Lord, Your word says, Truly You have formed my innermost being. You have woven me in my mothers womb. According to Your Word, let my baby grow normally with all its requirements fulfilled. Take away all complications from my baby and me. Grant me and my baby good health. Lord, let my baby be perfect as You are perfect.

Lord Jesus, You be present with me during all this time this baby grows and comes into this world. Lord Your Word says Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I sanctified you. Please grant me a safe and normal delivery. Take away all blocks and barriers that could hinder this blessing in my life. Lord I also pray that You lead all pregnant women who are reading this prayer to safe and normal pergnancies and deliveries. All this I ask in the name of Jesus, who is Lord of Life, now and forever. Amen.

meekspirit00 (186.7 days ago)
17 weeks 3 days, feeling quickening movements, not hourly and sometimes not daily but baby does roll around and i can distinguish between gas and baby now LOL *baby dust to you all*

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