Pregnancy Week 39

Find out how your baby will develop in the last two weeks of pregnancy, plus learn about possible labor day surprises.

Watch Your Baby's Growth

Your Baby Is Almost Here: Week 35 of Pregnancy to Birth
Your Baby Is Almost Here: Week 35 of Pregnancy to Birth

At long last, you're about to meet your son or daughter! Watch the miraculous journey your baby will go through as he (or she) exits your uterus and enters the world.

Your Changing Body

You may exhibit certain signs of labor and not others, so if you're confused or concerned, call your doctor ASAP!

Your Developing Baby

Your baby has reached his or her birth height and weight by now, and has enough fat to keep warm and comfy past the big debut.

Your Pregnancy

You may be extremely attuned to any signs of labor by now because you're so excited for Baby's arrival, but very few women deliver on their actual due dates--and even if they do, things don't always go as planned. Expect the unexpected!

Your Week 39 To-Do List

1. Practice relaxation or breathing techniques.

An Inside Look

Take a unique look at Baby's development inside the womb this week.

Your Pregnancy Calendar

Organize your doctor's appointments, save your ultrasound photos, and more--all in one place!

Ask Parents About Week 39

We've got answers to your questions from experts and parents who've been there.

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More About Your Pregnancy in Week 39

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