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Early pregnancy symptoms show up when you have conceived, normally a week or later after the fusion. In this article we bring you some of the pregnancy symptoms you need to understand before taking a pregnancy test.
It is very important to understand the physical and psychological pregnancy symptoms in case you are planning or avoiding pregnancy, as it may work as an alert to take a pregnancy test.
What causes early pregnancy symptoms to appear?
When a fertilized egg attaches itself to the uterus wall, hormonal changes such as Luteinizing hormone (LH) and Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) become active and lead to symptoms and changes in the physiological and psychological level of pregnant woman. This gets translated as early signs of pregnancy.
Tip 1: Always take a pregnancy test in case you miss your periods for at least 7 days.
How early can one get signs of pregnancy?
Occurrence of early pregnancy symptoms varies from person to person. Some women notice occurrence of these pregnancy symptoms as early as 6-12 days after ovulation. However, not all women get early signs of pregnancy, as hormonal changes start kicking in a bit late.
Early pregnancy symptoms
- Missed period: Missed period is the most noticeable early signs of pregnancy. It is caused by non-shedding of uterus lining as the linings get active to make a place for the fertilized egg. However, missed period is not always one of the early signs of pregnancy. Sometimes, some women miss their period due to other hormonal imbalances in the body such as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) or due to occurrence of menopause.
- Light Spotting and muscle cramps: Light spotting or implantation blood, is your body’s message that the fertilized egg has got attached to the uterus wall and you can start noticing the signs of pregnancy. This is coupled with abdominal and muscle cramps in legs, hands or back due to changes in hormones.
- Sore breasts: Tender breasts occur due to pregnancy. When you are pregnant, the body releases estrogen hormones which causes breasts to appear big, tender with sore nipples.
- Nausea: Nausea or morning sickness is one of the most common signs of pregnancy. It occurs mostly in the morning coupled with aversions towards specific food items.
- Rise in Basal Body Temperature: Increase in Basal Body Temperature is one of the early signs of pregnancy, which occurs due to rise in progesterone released after ovulation. The Ela App can help you detect such changes very easily.
- Frequent Urination and changed cervical Mucus: Often we see pregnant women rushing to loo every minute. This happens as during pregnancy the blood flow is high which makes the kidneys to produce extra urine in the body.
- Cervical Mucus Change: Moreover, cervical mucus of pregnant women changes from cloudy to milky white discharge with a thick consistency due to more estrogen production in the body.
- Constipation: During pregnancy the digestive tract gets relaxed due to more production of the hormone - progesterone which causes food to pass through the intestines very gradually resulting in constipation, making it one of the common pregnancy symptoms.
- Mood swings and Fatigue/ Tiredness: Due to hormonal changes, women feel heaviness in their body and the stamina gets reduced. Mood swings are also a very prominent early signs of pregnancy. This happens due to overflow of estrogen and progesterone in the body of a pregnant woman.
- Food aversions: The Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) gets produced in the body of a pregnant woman triggering her body to go for craving of carbohydrates and fat rich foods. Sometimes due to HCG, a woman gets a strong sense of smell in some particular food items, which is also a common early sign of pregnancy. Hope you find the article useful. Follow Elawoman blogs to get more updates on Baby Bump and fertility health.
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- How to track ovulation with irregular period cycle Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG), Elawoman - 2017
- Natural remedies for polycystic ovary syndrome pcos PCOS, Elawoman - 2017
- Sign and symptoms of ovulation Basal Body Temperature, Elawoman - 2017
- Are you pregnant - top 10 early pregnancy symptoms Are You Pregnant - Top 10 Early Pregnancy Symptoms, Elawoman - 2017
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