40 Weeks, 40 Facts — Week 3

Here goes fact #3! Week 3: The baby’s heart begins its first halting beats as early as 18 days after conception. Fun fact: Between fertilization and birth, the heart beats about 54 million times. Wow! Watch this short video about more fetal development in the womb:

Please share with your friends to help inform the public just how beautiful life is (especially pregnant friends who would like to know about the development of their baby!). #40weeks40facts