Pregnancy is the most wonderful time in every woman’s life. It is a very special feeling during which a woman can feel the new life developing in her womb. All pregnancy conditions are very different so the symptoms and the sings also differ from woman to woman. In most of the cases it does not matter how many times you get pregnant, the pregnancy symptoms remain the same.
So, now let me tell you about some pregnancy sings and symptoms that you might experience if you are pregnant for the second time.
1. A missed period
One of the most prominent sign that would tell you that you are pregnant is that a missed or a late period, if your period is always regular. There might be other reasons for a missed period also, but pregnancy is the most obvious one.
2. Bleeding and cramping
Implantation bleeding and cramping are two earliest signs of pregnancy. Implantation bleeding usually occurs when the fertilized egg known as the zygote implants itself in the uterine wall. Some women might also have spotting and cramping during this early stage.
3. Swollen and tender breasts
Swollen, tender and sore breasts and nipples is an early physical sign that you are pregnant. This usually happens because your breasts are undergoing changes so that it can prepare itself for breast feeding. This is a very discomfort able feeling because your body is adapting it self to the hormonal changes that are occurring inside it.
4. Fatigue and tiredness
This is a very common early pregnancy sign, because a woman’s body is undergoing many physically changes she might experience fatigue and tiredness. Another reason for this is the increased production of progesterone which often makes the mother tired and uneasy.
Pregnancy is a time when the level of fluids like water and blood in a woman’s body increases. The kidney needs to process more than the usual amount of urine, which results in full bladder. You might need to make frequent visits to the bathroom because the growing embryo exerts pressure on the mother’s bladder.
6. Nausea and morning sickness
Nausea during pregnancy may be accompanied by vomiting. Morning sickness is another symptom that may be experience by pregnant woman after a month from conception. You experience this due to the increase of estrogen, formed by the fetus and placenta.
7. Aches and pains
If you are pregnant you might experience headaches and backaches, some women who are pregnant for the second time develop round ligament pain which is caused by the thickening and stretching of ligament around the uterus area.
These are some symptoms that are most commonly experienced by pregnant women.