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At 36 weeks, a fetus nears full growth and takes up more space in the womb, so the mother may have a smaller appetite, BabyCenter notes. As the baby moves toward the pelvic cavity, the mother experiences reduced heartbur... More »

At 36 weeks gestation, a baby weighs nearly 6 pounds and is roughly 18.5 inches in length. With the exception of the lungs, all of the baby's organs are fully developed as of the 36th week. The baby's liver and kidneys h... More »

What to Expect states during the last month of pregnancy starting in week 36, a pregnant woman can expect pelvic pain, the pregnancy waddle and the dropping of the baby into the pelvic cavity. Pelvic pain is attributed t... More »

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