19 Things You Didn't Know About Pregnancy That Will Really Surprise You

A few weeks after conception, amniotic fluid starts forming with your own body fluids. But, when the baby’s kidneys start producing urine (usually around 11 weeks), it builds up to cushion and protect the baby. At about 20 weeks, the amniotic fluid is almost completely urine. Dr. Minkin said, “The baby is sitting in its own pee and breathing in its own pee.”

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