Piling on the fat
Your baby’s fat layers – which will help regulate his body temperature once he’s born – are filling her out, making him rounder.
If he’s born this week …
If you’ve been nervous about preterm labor, you’ll be happy to know that babies born between 34 and 37 weeks who have no other health problems generally do fine. They may need a short stay in the neonatal nursery and may have a few short-term health issues, but in the long run they usually do as well as full-term babies.