Birth bits 101: The amazing parts of a baby-growing body

Posted in Pregnancy Health.

There’s a lot to come to terms with when you get the news you’re expecting a baby, but for pregnant women, what’s happening inside their bodies is at the forefront of their concerns.

We’ve compiled a 101 to a few of the most important baby-growing birth bits. Take a tour around the amazing miracle of pregnancy!


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The amazing baby-feeding placenta sits inside the uterus and provides the baby with all the nutrition they need as they grow to full-term.

As we said in the previous slide, it's connected to bub via the umbilical cord. After a baby is born, the placenta is also delivered with a push or two.


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