Fetal growth and development


Five sources minimum, MLA style, five to seven typed, double spaced pages in 12 point type,Times New Roman font, 1 inch margins, works cited page, mixture of writers words, phrases, quotes. The paper should not go into to much detail of how humans reproduce but simply the stages and development of a baby throughout the nine months of pregnancy, such as the embryo stage and then the fetus stage.


Pregnancy is like a journey that takes place in different states. It is a journey that last for 40 weeks or nine moths after conception. Each month, there are unique changes that take defining baby’s growth and development.   From conception, the baby develops in size through elongation and also in development of important organs. The baby grows from an embryo at conception to a fetus by the beginning of ninth month.  In order to understand pregnancy well, it is divided into three stages; first trimester, second trimester, and third trimester.