One of the best feelings and stage in a Woman’s life is pregnancy, when she gets extreme happiness of welcoming a new life, of giving birth to a little one and starting a new life as that of a Mother. What possibly can be a ruin to such a happy and elated moment of life? Well, there are a few side effects that trouble every pregnant lady. Like fame and controversy, these side effects follow in the footsteps of pregnancy and you need to deal them very sensitively and carefully.
Side effects of pregnancy-
¨ Mood Swings: The most common trouble that a pregnant lady faces are the mood swings. These are due to the hormonal and physical changes that happen through the body during this phase. An excess in the production of progesterone can be marked out as the cause for such.
¨ Nausea and Early morning sickness: A very common symptom amongst pregnant women is the feeling of Nausea. This feeling is even more aggravates in the early morning time. There is no particular reason behind the side effect. But some experts claim it to be happening due to the production of the Human Chorionic Gonadotrophin hormone (HCG).
¨ Frequent Urination: The increased flow of the blood through the body and it’s continuous passing through the kidney results in a generation of larger amount of urine in the body. Also the ever growing uterus, forces on the walls of the bladders to increase the pressure and the urge.
¨ Belching and Flatulence: Do not be embarrassed if there is an increase in the production of tummy gas that results in the increased belching and flatulence, it is very common as the hormonal changes relaxes your smoother inner muscles thus increasing the digestive time and leading to a production of gas within the body.
¨ Itchy Skin: An itchy skin is a very common side effect of pregnancy. Because during pregnancy, your skin continuously stretches and this causes irritation on your skin. Mild skin rashes that cause itching can increase during this period. However severe itching can be a cause of concern and you should consult with your general physician.
¨ Sensitive Breasts: Due to an increase in the amount of hormones released and an increase in the production and secretion of the Estrogen and Progesterone hormones, you body starts preparing for breast feeding. Thus turning your breasts highly sensitive and leaving them feeling sore.
¨ Bleeding Gums: A very icky side effect of pregnancy is bleeding gums. This happens due to an increase in the hormone secretion within your body. It inflates the gums and results in an increased reaction with the bacteria. This ultimately results in a bleeding of the gums.
¨ Nose Bleeds: Nose bleeds are also a very common side effect of pregnancy. Your nasal channel inflates during pregnancy. The increased blood flow to these tender blood vessels result in their rupture thus resulting in nose bleeds.
These are only a handful of issues that are generally addressed during any pregnancy and are quite common side effects of pregnancy. Although there are various other side effects occur during pregnancy, we suggest a close understanding of the situations and consultations with your general physician can help you get through all of these side effects easily.