Week 26: By this time, the baby’s eyes can produce tears, the nose is fully “operational” and can detect odors, and the baby can produce deeper “breaths” (of amniotic fluid!). The child’s brain has increased brain activity, so they might respond to certain noises with increased activity or pulse rate.
The baby weighs about 2 pounds! #40weeks40facts
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