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Your Baby: Week 8

fetal development

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All major organs have almost completely formed and will continue to grow. 

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Your baby's heart is beating anywhere from 80 to 180 beats per minute.

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Little webbed fingers and toes form, and baby can swim and move!

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Your little bean is about as big as a coffee bean: 0.51 in.

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