Week 36 Stats:
Length (from crown to heel): 18.7 inches (47.4 cm)
Weight: 5.8 pounds (2.6 kilograms)
Fruit/Vegetable Comparison: Crenshaw Melon
New Developments: At 36 weeks Pumpkin is still packing on the pounds — at the rate of about an ounce a day. He’s shedding most of the downy covering of hair that covered his body as well as the vernix caseosa, the waxy substance that covered and protected his skin during his nine-month amniotic bath.
At the end of this week he will be considered full term!