Deal With Your First Trimester Of Pregnancy

You’ve just got news about the arrival of your new one, but the first trimester of pregnancy has already started giving you the jitters. Fret not, we’ll tell you everything you need to know about this stage of pregnancy. This is one of the most beautiful experiences of your life. And you should enjoy it completely. Let not the fear and anxiety kill your joy and excitement. This is just a phase and will pass away. All you need is some patience and a chilled out attitude.

It is quite common to receive a lot of unwanted advice which can be very irritating. Keep your calm; don’t get worked up. We are not saying that you turn a deaf ear to everyone. But listen to advice from dependable sources only. Now, it’s up to you to decide which source to trust. Nothing can replace your doctor’s advice.

What Happens In The First Trimester?

The first trimester means the first 3 months of your pregnancy. During this phase, you will experience many physical and biological changes. The first thing you have to deal with is morning sickness. Though the term states “morning sickness” but it may not happen just in the morning. It can happen at any time of the day. Don’t lose heart as there are many pleasant surprises lined up for you.

• You will become sexually more attractive to your partner. This is because your body will release pheromones. Your partner will woo you more than he ever did. So enjoy the attention and feel like a princess.
• Your senses will become stronger; it is very natural for you to go sniffing for food. Well, not all, but some women develop a special liking to certain foods. There are also some who develop a disliking towards their favorite foods. Fries and burgers, which were inseparable, will taste like cardboard. Your food preferences will definitely change during the first trimester of pregnancy.

Symptoms In The First Trimester

Various biological changes will show some symptoms in your body. So, if you feel any of these, it is natural and nothing to worry about. Here is a list of the physical changes. Not to mention, Morning Sickness tops the list. Some other symptoms are:-

• Tenderness or soreness in breasts, increase in breast size
• Mood swings and heightened emotions
• Beautiful, glowing skin
• Foot cramps
• Darker nipples
• Frequent urination
• Nausea and vomiting
• Fatigue and dizziness
• Insomnia
• Headache
• Heartburn
• Constipation

Now that you know about the changes, you will be in a better position to deal with them. Did you notice one of the most beautiful changes? We are talking about your skin- it will glow like never before. Thank your hormones for this healthy skin. No amount of creams and lotions could have given you this kind of a flawless skin. So make the most of it. Like they say, “If you have it, flaunt it”. But, may we guard you against an outburst of pimples. This phase can give you acne, so you might have to consult your doctor. But most women get a glowing skin. Such is the majestic first trimester of your pregnancy.