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Your 28 week old baby is now seven months old! She's probably a bundle of energy, chatter and movement. Find out more about week 28. Read More
According to recent research, many women are being incorrectly told their babies are overly big. So, what is considered to be a big baby? Find out! Read More
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Your 27 week old baby is likely to be very active now! He tries out his mobility skills, even overnight, which can make for some sleepless nights. Read More
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