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The Problem With 40-Weeks Gestation During Pregnancy

When does a newborn ever make their entrance into the world on time?

Photo by Hu Chen on Unsplash

Have you ever given more than a passing thought at why human babies take 40 weeks before they are ready to make their appearance into this world?

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Jonathan Townend, RMN

Jonathan Townend, RMN

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Mental Health nurse turned writer. Top Writer in Space. Founder of Creative Passions publication and editor for The Shortform publication.