Is doubling it’s cells by the second
Once the egg is fertilized and implants in the wall of your uterus, your body will start producing human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG). HCG is the hormone pregnancy tests read to tell you if you are pregnant. It can detect them once they get to a high enough level.
Your baby’s chromosomes are already deciding what their hair color, eye color and gender are going to be.
May be missing your period this week
Hormones, all the hormones!
With your hCG rising there will lots of hormonal changes going on. Next week we get into the good stuff. Promise!