It is time for a small celebration for your 8th-week pregnancy between you and your baby. You may feel that your clothes are fitting bit tightly as you advance towards the 8th week.
A study by the United States Office on Women’s Health says the volume of blood increases massively during pregnancy. Hence, the systems in your body are overworking to accommodate its new adaptation. During this stage, your heart is pumping blood nearly 50 percent more per minute than it normally pumps. With all these new changes happening, you may be experiencing the following symptoms:
•Morning sickness with vomiting
Your rising hormone levels, which will be very high soon (around 10th week) may make you experience morning sickness. Sometimes this term might sound funny as for some ladies this morning sickness can happen at any time of the day or continue throughout the day.
•Fatigue and Nausea
Feeling of tiredness or exhaustion may continue this week too. It is advisable to eat crackers slowly to calm your nausea. Further small and frequent meals can assist you to regulate the blood sugar level. Provide your body with plenty of rest.
•Sore or tender breasts
Your breasts will grow more sensitive as they start to prep for lactation. Due to an increase in blood supply, dark veins may appear around the breasts giving you a sore feeling.
•Increase in vaginal discharge
There will be a thin milky discharge from your vagina known as leucorrhoea. This is an indication that your body is taking necessary precaution to protect your birth canal from infection.
The change in hormonal levels is due to the increased blood flow through the body to enable your baby to grow. The increase in blood volume may spur headaches in some pregnant women.
The other symptoms you will experience are; heartburn, difficulty in sleeping, frequent urination, minimal weight gain, bloating and gas, constipation, aversions from food and also cravings for food, cramps in legs, sensitivity to certain smells, and unexplained anxiety.
Disclaimer : Content presented here is for information purposes only, please consult with your doctor for any health queries
Compare Maternity Package Costs from Various Hospitals and Book Directly on Parentlane
You can check rates of Normal Delivery, C-Section, Instrumental Delivery, Twin Baby Rates apart from other services related to Tubectomy as well across all hospitals and get direct assistance to book.
You get complete pregnancy care support from Parentlane with unlimited consultation with doctors, pregnancy specialists, guidance on nutrition & fitness needs based on your condition. Talk to Parentlane Pregnancy Counselor for any assistance
Delivery Charges in CitiesDelivery Charges in Mumbai Delivery Charges in Delhi Delivery Charges in Bangalore Delivery Charges in Chennai Delivery Charges in Hyderabad Delivery Charges in Gurgaon Delivery Charges in Noida Delivery Charges in Kolkata Delivery Charges in Ahmedabad Delivery Charges in Pune Delivery Charges in Thane Delivery Charges in Navi-mumbai Delivery Charges in Madurai Delivery Charges in Bhopal Delivery Charges in Nashik
Best Pregnancy Hospitals in CitiesBest Hospitals in Mumbai Best Hospitals in Delhi Best Hospitals in Bangalore Best Hospitals in Chennai Best Hospitals in Hyderabad Best Hospitals in Gurgaon Best Hospitals in Noida Best Hospitals in Kolkata Best Hospitals in Ahmedabad Best Hospitals in Pune Best Hospitals in Thane Best Hospitals in Navi-mumbai Best Hospitals in Madurai Best Hospitals in Bhopal Best Hospitals in Nashik