The fetus can feel touch all over the body except for the back and top of the head. (Karr-Morse, Robin, and Meredith S. Wiley. Ghosts from the Nursery. p. 52. NY:Atlantic Monthly Press, 1997.)

Olfactory bulb and nerves responsible for the sense of smell are fully formed. Activity in the area of the brain responsible for smell is present before birth. (Ludington-Hoe, Susan, PhD, with Susan K. Golant, MA. How to Have a Smarter Baby. p 20. NY: Bantam Books, 1985.)