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 Heart health » 5 women share exactly what it feels like to have a heart attack 'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.' Diet & Nutrition » 8 benefits of gherkin juice that will make you want to drink some ASAP Goodbye, salt craving.