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Why do some people say pregnancy is 10 months??
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4 weeks in a month. 40 weeks. 10 months
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^^^ that's what I was gonna say
4447476 tn?1399400165
Technically if you think about it, it's not 10 month. At 40 weeks you hit the 10 month mark, but you are pregnant for a full 9. 40wks is the end of 9 months
4447476 tn?1399400165
At least that's the way I think about it and my doc explained it lol
8827648 tn?1400803078
10 lunar months. There are 4 weeks in a lunar month, but in a calendar month there are usually 30-31 days which is clearly more than 4 weeks (only 28 days). So 10 lunar months and 9 calendar months.
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Yea i was told u dnt count the first month and its 9 after im on my 4th baby and i didnt ask till this pregnancy lol i was late on that one
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