Her life didn’t start at birth. The life of a baby begins long before she is born. A new individual human being is conceived at the moment of fertilization. Her life has begun. If that life is not interrupted, she will grow to adulthood.
- She was alive at birth, about 38 weeks after conception.
- She was alive at 24 weeks when she weighed less than two pounds.
- She was alive at 20 weeks when she was able to feel pain.
- She was alive at 11 weeks when all her organ systems were in place.
- She was alive at 18 days when her heart began its first halting beats.
- She was alive at conception.
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