8 weeks pregnant: Fast facts
Your growing baby is the size of a kidney bean!
Breathing tubes now connect your baby's throat to the lungs, and nerve cells are starting to form pathways in the brain. Fingers and toes are developing too.
How much weight should you gain? It depends on your pre-pregnancy weight and whether you're having twins. For more info, search our site for "pregnancy weight gain."
About 3/4 of expecting moms suffer from nausea and vomiting, aka morning sickness. If the usual remedies aren't working, ask your provider about vitamins and medications that may help.
When will you reveal your pregnancy at work? Some women wait until after the 1st trimester, but most our site moms say they spilled the beans right away.
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