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Pregnancy Week 8

By week 8, the nose and upper lip have formed.

The eyes and the outer portion of the ears begin to form.

Your baby's arms and legs grow longer and fingers begin to form.

By the end of this week, your baby will be about 6/16 to 8/16 inches or 10 to 14 millimeters in length from crown to rump.

Nausea may continue this week along with a sensitivity to food smells.

Your uterus is continuing to grow so you will probably see changes in your waistline.

You may also experience heartburn or indigestion.

Remember to drink plenty of fluids and eat medium nutritious meals to help alleviate any of these early pregnancy symptoms.