It is a thing of joy for most women to learn that she is pregnant especially if it is the first child. There would be many ladies in the house who would come out with their stories and experiences of their childbirth and pregnancies.
It may not be wrong to hear them out but the best thing would be to take an appointment with a professional and follow the instructions given by him or her. Dr Garima Tyagi is a gynecologist and she suggests this to all the women.
Usually the pregnancy is divided into three trimesters. You need to take care of yourself all through your pregnancy but your first trimester is really crucial and the pregnant lady needs to take extra care.
There may be a lot of changes taking place physically and it may affect the woman mentally too. let us list the kind of changes that can take place in a woman. Yes this does not imply that all these changes do take place in every woman. Each woman is different and her experience is unique only to her. These are only guidelines and may happen in your case when you are pregnant.
The symptoms that a pregnant lady may face
- Mood swings
- Food cravings
- Weight gain
- Morning sickness
- Frequent urination
- Tenderness of breasts
You may have all these symptoms during pregnancy and these may be caused mainly because of the hormonal changes. Once you have tested positive for pregnancy you need to talk to your gynecologist.
She or he would have told you about all these and if you feel any of these symptoms are causing you some trouble you need to talk to her or him openly and find a solution to it. this would be better than popping an over the counter pill.
There are some red flag symptoms which you should not ignore at any cost. They are significant bleeding, severe abdominal pain, severe dizziness, rapid weight gain or loss.
You need to keep yourself out of all the risks so that you can move on to the next trimester without any worry. Happy pregnancy!