Every woman who is eagerly waiting for a baby is never sure that they are rounded up in that state. most of the time they realize but are confused. Whatever, but they are never sure! Similarly, if you are in a confusion that whether the baby is on the way or not then let me advise you to notice yourself properly. Pregnancy is the state when the body starts going through so many physical and emotional changes. We have discussed a few symptom in this episode to let you know about the best time period of your life!
As early as eight weeks of pregnancy one can feel dizzy because of low blood pressure. Feeling faint at this stage is the common symptom as this happens because of pregnancy hormone progesterone which relaxes the walls of the body blood vessels causing the blood pressure to fall. Therefore, the heart beats faster to pump more of blood through the body, thus, women experience lightheaded.
A very typical experience nausea is experienced by up to 75% of mothers in this stage which is perceived as an indication of a healthy baby. Nausea starts in the early stage of four to eight weeks of gestation and remains until 14 weeks, but it may happen that nausea starts in the very beginning and also remains longer. Shortly after a fertilized egg attaches to your uterine lining, your body begins to produce a hormone called human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG). While the cause of nausea during pregnancy.
For most of the woman missed period indicates the first sign of pregnancy, but there can be other reasons for this like untimed diet, the length of the yearly cycle, etc. however, this is also one of the indications of you becoming a mother.
Not all but few women has the highest smelling sensitivity during this time which can also be an early sign of what you are expecting. Pregnancy is such a hormonal time when sensitivity cell loads easily, but it passes once your baby is born.
Swollen and tender breasts
Pregnancy in the early stage can cause tender and sensitive breast which is one of the common systems in most of the woman. The tenderness is the result of the change in shape and preparation of fill out for the baby. This symptom can be noticed in the very initial stage of pregnancy, only after few weeks which is enough to know that the child is on the way.
Human body develops at every age and stage, similarly, in times of carrying a baby inside, hormones can cause lots of changes. One of this is darkening of areolas which widens and prepares itself for the breastfeeding at the time when the baby is born
Spotting and cramping
Spotting is the very light period in the early stage which is the common sign of getting pregnant. However, spotting and cramping sometimes may be due to miscarriage or something more serious thus it should be checked by the doctor, but light spotting is often harmless which may last for a day or two.
Getting tired than usual at times of pregnancy can be noticed in many women. They feel highly fatigue and exhausted in the first and third trimester which is also the cause of the hormonal change. The body prepares more nutrient for the growing baby and therefore, the blood pressure of the mother tends to fall resulting in decreased energy and tiredness.
Elevated basal temperature
The pregnancy state undergoes many changes which sometimes might not be noticed by the mother, but one of the common situation that can be noticed in women carrying a baby is the rise in body temperature. This happens because the body naturally recognizes that it’s time to take care of the two and it increases the activity than the usual which leads to rising in temperature. If you want you can notice the rise in your body temperature by checking it two or more times in a day.
Unusual hunger or cravings
Food craving at times of pregnancy is the common symptom found in almost every woman. In the initial days of pregnancy, women may find the craving for different items, which can range from ice-cream, pickles, chocolate syrup etc. Even in a few rare case, it has been found that a pregnant woman can also crave for strange items like the pieces of pot mud can also develop craving inside her.
Urinary frequency or constipation
When you’re pregnant, your uterus presses directly on the bladder leading to frequent urination. The added pressure and intestinal changes may also cause constipation for some women. In fact, the more a baby grows, the uterus presses the more against the other organs and cause Urinary and constipation.
One of the very discomfort stage at times of pregnancy is a headache. It can occur to women in the very early stage or during the third trimester. Due to the surge of hormones and increase in the blood of the body frequent headache can occur. However, this is the very sensitive and emotional period and the headache can be caused due to stress, fatigue etc.
It is experienced that pregnant women get strange dreams while she is sleeping and there is a sudden increase in dreaming during this time. The dreaming genuinely does not recall the women that she is a mother but takes her to another part of the world where she can see any other time during her life. It is said that people dream twenty-five percent of the sleep, but a women in the pregnancy state gets more than the actual percentage.
There are many reasons to have mood swing during pregnancy which can be caused by lots of physical stress, change in metabolism or by the hormones estrogen and progesterone. It is said that the change in hormonal level is actually responsible for fatigue and mood swing. The constant change in hormone level in this stage can affect the level neurotransmitters in the brain which is responsible for the human mood. The mood swing is noticed in the early pregnancy and at the last time when your body prepares for giving birth.
Metallic taste in your mouth
The whole body of a woman is about to go so many changes at times of pregnancy. The taste of mouth also changes in this situation where most of the women feel that they are chewing aluminum in their mouth. Thus, the one metallic taste can alert women in the early stage that she is about to become a mother.
I hope, you had got rid of the confusion! Have a nice day.