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As a mom to be, there are many issues that you will experience and cramping is one to expect. Many mothers are afraid they may be having a miscarriage when they are having cramps. However, cramping is a natural and normal part of pregnancy. This is so because so many things are happening in your body at this time. At the same time, it is helpful to observe when things look wrong and there is a need to talk to your doctor or midwife. What cramps are like The uterus is an organ with muscular walls. When anything is happens to the uterus such as pregnancy, it will give a natural response by contracting or expanding like all other muscles. [...]

2017-08-16T09:42:34+00:00Categories: Pregnancy|Tags: , , , , |

Early signs of pregnancy

The first and classic early sign of pregnancy is a late or missed period... Whether you deliberately go out to get pregnant, or it is something totally unplanned, the signs of pregnancy are the same, excepting that in the latter case you may miss the cue because you are that anxious. No doubt many women can hardly wait to know if they are pregnant. But do you know what signs to look for?  From very early after conception takes place, you may suspect that it has happened because you are seeing some changes taking place in your body.  Knowing what to look for can take the anxiety out of the whole process. Although the best way to be sure [...]

Pregnancy symptoms

A quick reference guide to pregnancy symptoms... Could I be pregnant? Skipped a period? Morning sickness? Is it pregnancy or the flu? Below we will discuss common pregnancy symptoms to help you determine if you might be expecting. Common pregnancy symptoms Every female in her childbearing years has experienced least one of the common pregnancy symptoms at one point or another, maybe even to the point where it was a full-blown pregnancy scare. Many of the most common pregnancy symptoms are similar to other illnesses so it’s not always easy to do a self-diagnosis. Of course the best way to determine if you are legitimately expecting a child is to see a physician, but why run to the doctor [...]

Signs of being pregnant

The first weeks signs of pregnancy are easily overlooked... During the first weeks signs of pregnancy are easily overlooked. The first week of pregnancy is counted from the last day of your menstrual cycle previous to the conception. It is only in week two that ovolation and posterior fertilization occurs.  Therefore, you will not experience any symptoms during the first week. In fact, while you may experience some symptoms before, the majority of symptoms start on week six. This is when your body becomes fully adapted to pregnancy in a process controlled by hormones. Hormonal peaks are accountable for most of the symptoms experienced. For the majority of women the most obvious sign of pregnancy is a missed period. [...]