36 Weeks – Your Baby’s Development

  • Your baby is still gaining weight — about 28 grams a day
  • Your baby’s skin becomes more smoother
  • Liver & Kidneys are fully functional

Lightening or Engagement

This is the phase when you may begin to feel an increased pressure in your lower abdomen and notice that your baby is gradually dropping.Your lungs and stomach will finally get a chance to stretch out a little, breathing and eating should become easier.