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Fact #5 underway!

by | Sep 27, 2021

Week 5: The embryo’s liver starts to produce blood cells! The stomach, pancreas, small and large intestines, and even reproductive organs are developing, and permanent kidneys appear.Fascinating fact: the skin is transparent because it is only one cell thick. This means that we can SEE the organs developing! The tiny one is about the size of a peppercorn. #40weeks40facts

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!).

Categories: Fetal Development