Back to Your pregnancy and baby guide. Around this time, your baby will start to hear — they may hear muted sounds from the outside world and any noises your digestive system makes, as well as the sound of your voice and heart. The eyes also start to become sensitive to light. Even though your baby's eyes are closed, they may register a bright light outside your tummy.
View video transcript. Remember way back to week ten when your little sugarplum was the size of a prune and your uterus was the size of an orange? Now, just five weeks later, your not-so-little fetus is the size of an orange himself…and your uterus is a whole lot bigger, too, which explains the teensy baby bump you may be starting to sport. This week your baby is tipping the scales at just over two ounces and is around four and a half inches long. Still, his teeny tiny bladder fills and empties every 30 minutes, practicing for the diaper-filling days ahead. Hundreds of thousands of eggs are developing within those ovaries, hoping one day to turn into fetuses themselves — your grandchildren! Got male?
The position of the baby is significant only in the last few weeks of pregnancy. This means they drop into the pelvis in preparation for birth. However, some babies may not engage until labour begins. Part of the OFP theory is that modern furniture lots of relaxing in front of the TV ; modern deportment not sitting upright ; and modern lifestyles no scrubbing floors on our knees all encourage babies into an occipito posterior OP position, rather than the best position for labour — occipito anterior OA.
Feeling sexy? At 15 weeks pregnant, baby is as big as a navel orange. The average week fetus weighs 2.