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10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part III

10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part III

Dribbling like a baby : Signs: There are few pregnant women that tend to increasingly salivate – going up to 3-4 quarts in a day. Gums too tend to bleed following a brushing session and one might additionally spot lump on the gums known as ‘gestation tumors’. One need not get hassled about them as they are of no serious consequence and would subside after childbirth. Reasons: Bleeding from the gums could be traced back to hormone fluctuations, though the reason behind excessive saliva is still quite fuzzy. Prudent Mechanisms: One must continue the brushing routine though substituting with a softer bristled toothbrush would be helpful. For the increased salivation, sputtering it out would be the sole choice left, though curbing starchy substances in one’s diet and consuming lemon  [...]

10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part II

10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part II

Irrepressible  Farting : Signs: Distension, bloated sensation and at times discomforting and hurting cramps felt in the abdominal area and the uncontrollable urge to gas out. Reasons: Due to the surge of progesterone in the body during pregnancy, the intestines tend to become slothful in functioning. Prudent Mechanisms: Notionally, the treatment of constipation would be beneficial in minimising gaseous episodes and additionally allay bloating. Though, it is not always as simplistic as it seems. One needs to be watchful of one’s dietetic intake to keep away from certain gas-producing foods like the common offenders - broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, corn, cauliflower, onion and aerated drinks. If these amendments fail to cause any noticeable difference then one needs to seek medical advice.  [...]

10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part I

10 Hush-Hush Weird Pregnancy Body Quirks – Part I

Undoubtedly, many mommas-to-be radiate a particular pregnant allure – till the moment they unexpectedly break wind or snore like a booming fog whistle through the night. Factually, a host of cruddy stuff goes on inside the body during pregnancy – the kind of occurrences one’s pals might be too discomfited to open up regarding them – and the ones that the doctor would probably let it slip by deeming them not much of a health risk. Pregnant women are constantly confounded with queries about what is taking place inside their bodies, to which they are simply told that it is a usual occurrence. However, when one is feeling excessively gaseous or detecting odd effects on one’s skin, the last emotion one could feel at that moment is normal. Well, here’s a low-down on the reasons behind  [...]