Signs of pregnancy
Nipples darker As a result of pregnancy hormones and increased blood flow, the areola and the vulva become darker. Probably the small projections on the areola, called Montgomery’s tubercles appear more prominent and a more intense brown.
Breast more sensitive Can not sleep anymore on his stomach? As a result of hormonal storm that breaks immediately after fertilization, the mammary glands grow, the breasts become bigger and harder and the woman often feels a painful tension. (Read: Breastfeeding in pregnancy )
Small brown losses These losses can also occur in early pregnancy . However, you should always consult your doctor. The loss of brown color may in fact also have many other causes.
Sensitivity to odors Many pregnant women are particularly sensitive to odors. In pregnancy the senses are refined. The researchers hypothesize an ingenious design of nature: the perishable food such as meat and fish, but also substances that you should avoid (alcohol, coffee, cigarettes) are perceived as unpleasant by expectant mothers. This mechanism protects the mother and the baby.
Hard and swollen belly The increased production of progesterone in pregnancy limits the activity of the bowel, causing constipation and bloating. Problems of this kind can, however, have also independently of a pregnancy.
Tension in the lower abdomen sense a tension in the lower abdomen different from the usual stomach ache before the cycle? The uterus prepares for pregnancy, and in fact this is accompanied by a typical tension in the lower abdomen. The uterus grows, the blood flow increases, new blood vessels appear. This transformation is perceived by many expectant mothers and say, “Something is going on in my belly.” For most women the initial discomfort due to the growing baby in your belly is different from disturbances in the lower abdomen that you have with the cycle.