Home > Parenting > Pregnancy > Week-by-week Updated 08 October 2018 Week 32: 8 weeks to go! Let's take a look at what's happening to you and your unborn baby this week. 0 ASK The Paediatrician » Follow Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for a baby? » Subscribe Parenting newsletter » How a woman's body changes during pregnancy Foetal development Happy Week 32!Your baby's progress:Your baby weighs about 1.8 kilograms.All five senses are working.Toenails have grown.Your baby may not move around as much. This is because there's less space available in the uterus.The organs continue to mature.Your baby passes urine from the bladder.Your progress:Haemorrhoids can become a problem because your growing baby presses down on the pelvic floor and impedes blood flow.You're probably gaining about 450 grams a week.What to do:If you suffer from haemorrhoids, eat fibre-rich foods and avoid lifting heavy objects.Urinary infections can be a problem, so drink plenty of fluids.Good to know:Keep up with your calcium intake. You and your baby need strong bones. NEXT ON HEALTH24X A weak grip may signal future health trouble, even in kids 2018-08-28 13:00 More: PregnancyWeek-by-week advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.