How does a baby get food when it is inside the womb?

Answer The baby receives oxygen and food from the mother's bloodstream through the uterus and the umbilical cord. Neither the lungs nor the digestive system are functional before birth.

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When does a baby start to kick inside the mother's womb?

A baby typically begins to move between weeks 15 and 18 weeks of pregnancy. The mother may start to feel some movement between weeks 19 and 21. The mother will almost certainly feel the baby move b... Read More »

Where does a baby get oxygen from when its inside the womb?

Oxygen is carried through the blood. The mothers blood flows to the baby and gives them oxygen from the mother. A baby doesn't take its first breath of air until it is born. That is why a mother sh... Read More »

How does a baby get food and oxygen from the mother when its in her womb?

The placenta pulls the oxygen and nutrients from the Mothers' blood , and delivers it to the baby via the umbilical cord .

Does a baby breath inside the mother womb?

There is no air so the baby does not breath, but it does make breathing motions.