Signs of Pregnancy After 1 Month
Signs of pregnancy after 1 month are likely to be very important to define what the “first month of pregnancy” actually means. To measure how many weeks pregnant you are the convention is to calculate the number of weeks after the last menstrual period. See also : 10 Signs of Pregnancy
Many pregnancy symptoms are very similar to premenstrual symptoms and it can sometimes be impossible to tell the signs of pregnancy after 1 month and even if you do, it can vary greatly from woman to woman.
There may be very light bleeding or spotting as it is called and is seen as early as the first week and may be accompanied by mood swings, cramps and breast tenderness. Mostly people suspect being pregnant after they miss a period.
Few other signs of pregnancy after 1 month are caused by pregnancy hormones that are released into the body of the mother from the time the embryo implants in the uterus itself, so that some women experience symptoms earlier such as mood swings, breast tenderness, and darker nipples along with stomach cramps. Some people experience fatigue and tiredness along with drowsiness.
Frequent urination is another one of the signs of pregnancy after 1 month and normally lasts throughout the pregnancy. Morning sickness or nausea, food cravings and aversions to common foods like coffee etc are also observed. See also : Earliest Signs of Pregnancy First Week
Dizziness and constipation is also caused by progesterone and is mostly common.
Some women have heartburn and increased hunger as they eat for two, and a heightened sense of smell due to estrogen levels in the body.
Headaches are also sure signs of pregnancy after 1 month and are caused due to hormones and increased blood volume. These headaches are normally accompanied by back aches and leg pains due to the loosening of the ligaments in the body. Another unfortunate symptom due to alteration of bacteria in the vagina is thrush that can be early signs of pregnancy after 1 month in some women