Little lungs are getting ready for oxygen
Week 17: Your baby is getting ready for breathing and growing
Between the 17th week and 20th week of pregnancy, your baby’s lungs are getting close to being able to function, while layers of brown fat start to grow.
Your week 17 nutrition and health
The nutrients you need to be eating, every day
As you know, eating a balanced diet with colorful, nutritious foods and taking a prenatal multivitamin significantly impact you and your baby's health.
During your 17th week of pregnancy, it’s important to continue boosting your pregnancy diet with these specific nutrients (be sure to check with your doctor before making any significant dietary changes):
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