Today there are so many people who discuss the problems of motherhood and produce impressive number of advices given by experienced mothers; therefore it is quite natural that expectant mothers are frustrated in all this chaotic diversity of ideas, especially when it treats to the first month of pregnancy.
Today there are so many people who discuss the problems of motherhood and produce impressive number of advice given by experienced mothers; therefore it is quite natural that expectant mothers are frustrated in all this chaotic diversity of ideas, especially when it treats to the first month of pregnancy.
In general, the changes and reactions, which occur during the first month of pregnancy, are typical for each pregnant woman.
Here is the list of some typical symptoms for the first month of pregnancy caused by hormonal changes in mother’s organism.
The main hormone produced by mother is HGG which comes to mother’s blood from the fetus. At first this production is insignificant, but constantly increases. In order to produce noticeable changes in the body, the level of this hormone in the organism must be sufficiently high.
In fact, symptoms are more noticeable in women who are expecting twins or more than two children because HCG level is higher. Moreover, in comparison with mothers waiting one child, the mothers waiting for more than one child experience these symptoms much earlier. The same thing is with preterm delivery women, whose bodies are more sensitive to hormonal changes.
By the way future mother may experience blood pressure decrease; as such s hormone like progesterone causes relaxation and vasodilatation. The result of his action is dizziness and loss of consciousness.
Do you know that such hormones as estrogen and progesterone present in a woman’s body even in pregnancy absence? During pregnancy its level increases and causes the appearance of certain symptoms during the first month of pregnancy.
The result of hormonal changes may be a headache. Nevertheless there are other reasons which may cause this problem, such as increasing the volume of blood in the vessels or simply tension connected with stress.
During the first month of pregnancy there are may be observed increased salivation. It is better known as “morning sickness during pregnancy”. Future mother should address to the same treatments which is used during ordinary nausea and vomiting. In most cases, nausea comes after three and a half months while some women experience this period a little bit longer.
Quite ordinary thing during pregnancy is loss of interest and desire to eat food that you enjoyed eating before pregnancy, as well as the emergence of a passionate desire to eat any other food.
Another problem is the smell. Sense of smell in this period is greatly enhanced. Odors that seemed agreeable before pregnancy may cause nausea.
It is necessary to add that the first month of pregnancy is completed, at least, 50%-s increase in blood flow to the skin. Due to the temperature rise the future mother can experience sweating palms and feet. Metabolism intensifies with body temperature increase which leads to lower part body temperature increase. There are also possible cases of bleeding from the nose and gums.