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Look who`s born! Show all comments
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Because the HCg in your body has been replaced by progesterone you may, this week, start to notice many of the pregnancy symptoms such as nausea and vomiting starting to ease off and even disappear completely.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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mamaoffive (27.7 days ago)


gypsyjess (27.8 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 (28.1 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 (29.5 days ago)
I`m 16 weeks 2 day I`ve been so tired more then usual.




Heather Preston (35.8 days ago)
Does any of you feel your baby move I`ve felt he/she move once since last week is this normal???


MrsMatthews21 (51 days ago)
Yay I`m 17wks 2days so excited


Alice2015 (56.1 days ago)


AubreyMichelle (73.3 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 (98.2 days ago)
What a wonderful gift, I am receiving. Thank you Father for this blessing.


julietp (106.7 days ago)
@meekspirit00 - “a prayer for you all...„
amen n amen,powerful prayer thanks


rayxoxo (114.5 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 (117.6 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 (125.3 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 (125.4 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 (125.4 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*


LilMama73 (128.6 days ago)
17w3d today! Anyone feeling movement? I haven`t and just a tad antsy over it :)


sunshine0515 (134.7 days ago)
I am 17 weeks and 1 day today. We are so excited and grateful for each step of this journey. It is both of our first child. Can`t wait to find out what we are having in a couple of weeks and have a gender reveal party. We love you so much already Baby Sunshine;-)! P.S. I am always ready to feel movement.....


heidi021689 (137.6 days ago)
hi ill be 17 weeks this Friday 12-19-14. I go for my ultrasound next Wednesday Christmas eve to find out if im having a little boy or girl :-) such a surprise early Christmas gift.this will be my 2nd baby. my son will be 3 in march. he is so excited to have a sibling. hoping for a girl so I will have one of each like ive always wanted. but daddy wants another boy lol either way we just want the baby to be safe and healthy. good luck to all you expecting mommies!


treesmom (146.6 days ago)
i will be 18 weeks tomorrow.. and I have a question.. I am huge for my weeks and I told the dr I think I am having more than 1.. but when they did my ultrasound she saw one and stopped.. with her fetal Doppler 1 heart beat and stopped.. I bought me a fetal Doppler from ebay and picked up 2 baby heart beats and my heart beat.. can this be right or did I hear something I thought sounded like to galloping horses one on left one on right side of belly button.


CarolynB (149.1 days ago)
17w2d, taking our peanut on a Caribbean honeymoon and finding out his/her gender three days after we get home, can`t wait!!


Gina Miles (154 days ago)
17 weeks 2 days . Twins, yippee. One`s a girl the other is hiding. We find out on the 20th, hopefully. I pray the one hiding is a boy, to balance our my family lol. But all i really want, are healthy babies :)


JamicaAndSean (160.3 days ago)
17 Weeks 1day today


Icepaw28 (167.1 days ago)
I`m 16 weeks and 3 days! So excited to findout what were having on 12/2/14


sheema (185.2 days ago)
Am 17 weeks in I can`t wait intel I find out what am having


msegatto (203.4 days ago)
I am 16wks and 5 days and just found out that I am having my 3rd baby boy! So yes it is possible to find out early what you are having! :)




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