Guide to Being 37 Weeks Pregnant
By Julia Layton
You're full-term, baby!
That baby is technically ready to go, and it could happen any minute now -- more likely in a few weeks, closer to your due date (and this is what we want), but if you were to go into labor now, it would be considered safe. Your baby is developed enough to survive outside the womb.
Here, what you may be experiencing at 37 weeks, what's happening in that enormous belly of yours, what's perfectly normal (and what's not), and a few issues you might want to keep in mind as you sprint to the finish.
First, you may be feeling some exciting new sensations that could signal the opening stages of labor …