Fetal Development

Following the actual science leads inevitably to a pro-life conclusion

By Bonnie Finnerty, Education Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation While the celestial heavens and the deepest pockets of the ocean remain… Read More

1 week ago

This is the end of our #40weeks40facts campaign!!

Thank you to all who have followed week by week. Once you are at weeks 39 or 40, your baby… Read More

1 month ago

Facts 37 & 38 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts

Weeks 37 & 38: The baby is about the size of a honeydew melon at 6.5 lbs! The child is… Read More

1 month ago

Facts 37 and 38 for the 37th and 38th weeks of development inside the womb.

Weeks 37 and 38: The baby is about the size of a honeydew melon at about 6 and a half… Read More

2 months ago

Facts 35-36 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts

Weeks 35-36.  By 35 weeks, the baby has a firm hand grasp. Currently, she has 15% of her body fat,… Read More

2 months ago

Fact 34 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts

Week 34: As the baby gets bigger, there is less space to move around! He is moving closer down to… Read More

2 months ago

Pro-abortion authors describe brain development of preborn baby

By Sarah Terzo Pro-abortion authors Harold J Morowitz and James S Trefil wrote about an embryo’s brain: “… All three regions… Read More

2 months ago

Fact 32 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts!

Week 32: Starting at this time, true alveoli or air “pocket” cells, begin forming from alveolar ducts. Development of alveoli… Read More

3 months ago

Fact 31 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts!

Week 31: The baby at this point is about 3 lbs and the size of an eggplant! More and more… Read More

3 months ago

Fact 30 of 40 Weeks 40 Facts

Fact #30 already?! Week 30: The baby is fully developed by this point, measuring at about 39 cm or 3… Read More

3 months ago

Making the case for life with “just the facts” about fetal development

By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation As a journalism student, I was taught never assume. Yet, as… Read More

4 months ago

Fact #28…almost done!

Week 28: The little baby is now perfectly formed and about the size of a cantaloupe! The heartbeat is so… Read More

4 months ago