The baby now is 44cm in length and 4.4 pounds or 2kg in weight. Curiosity has increased to such an extent that the baby drink about 1 pint of amniotic fluid every day. The nails on the baby have grown up to the finger tips and it may also end up scratching its face. The mother needs to have a mineral and vitamin rich diet as the calorie requirement is very large and half the weight gain goes directly to the baby. As the baby grows it absorbs most of the calcium from the mothers body. The mother due to which must have calcium rich food.