Heartburn, excessive cervical mucus, uncontrolled cravings, stuffy nose – these are some of the side effects of pregnancy that almost anyone talks about. However, it`s possible not to have heard about the fact that some women are craving for dirt (pica) or produce so much saliva that they need to spit. Learn more about these surprising side effects to stay well informed for the most important period of time from a woman`s life.
What does it feel like when your baby drops? It`s said that you need to prepare for birth when your “baby drops” or “belly falls.” But do all pregnant women feel the same?
In the last few weeks of pregnancy, there`s no bigger emotion than the near due date. Although the impatience grows from one day to another, unfortunately no one can predict an exact date of birth. So, each woman needs to follow the signs that her body is showing just before the moment of delivery. While some of these symptoms can appear a few days or weeks before birth, others ones manifest just a few hours in advance. Continue reading
Not all women experience post menstrual symptoms, but some of them do. What they usually experience after their period ends is rather similar to what they experience during their premenstrual stages of the menstrual cycle. Continue reading
No matter how happy you`ll be to find out that there`s a new life in your belly, keep in mind that the period of the 9 months of pregnancy with all its pleasures and special moments, it`s also accompanied by unusual pregnancy symptoms. Continue reading
Most bellies of pregnant women are crossed vertically by a dark line known medically as linea nigra. This is something absolutely normal and it doesn’t last forever. Continue reading
You think you are experiencing some early pregnancy symptoms and you ask yourself: “How pregnant am I?” Continue reading
Can implantation bleeding be heavy? Well, this depends on various factors. According to obstetricians, implantation bleeding is caused by the implantation of the embryo in the woman`s uterus. In other words, after fertilization it`s possible for the future mother to confront with such bleeding. Continue reading
Implantation bleeding, or spotting, is one of the first symptoms of pregnancy. However, not all women get to experience this pregnancy sign, some of them even confusing them with menstruation. Continue reading
You are extremely happy of the little soul which slowly begins to develop in your belly, but the presence of nausea darkens your smile, especially in the morning. Morning sickness and nausea affect almost 3 quarters of pregnant women, so there are big chances for you to experience these symptoms as well. If you want to find out when does nausea starts during pregnancy, what to do to prevent it and when it stops, you need to read the lines below.