Pregnancy - Week 40

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Officially, this is the big week. Don't be disappointed if he doesn't show up on his due date. Take a deep breath and don't let out that huge scream just yet! Save it for the days to come!

His body is all ready to come out and survive onĀ its own, all packed with reserves of nutrients and sugars that would keep his hunger away for days.

If he decides to stay any longer, he will only gain fat and enjoy the coziness of his habitat for the last few days. Find out more about giving birth at home or about what's likely to happen when you go to hospital to give birth.