The news of pregnancy always gives you mixed emotions. You are extremely happy and at the same time, extremely worried about this huge change in your life and body. These worries may be related to the overall procedure of giving birth to the child, the transition of a life stage, the responsibilities which would be faced when the baby comes and other natural concerns.
First trimester is the period of early pregnancy, when you are 1 or 2 months pregnant. This is just the starting phase of pregnancy where you have to plan carefully about the rest of the period, like you can plan about your insurance plan, your maternity leaves, seek advice from your friends about baby care etc. This time is actually for the commencement of taking good care of your body and mind and eating well. Your health is pretty sensitive during the first trimester. One should be aware of the indications that when the doctor has to be called. Here are some of the symptoms in which doctor consultation should not be avoided.
Some Of The First Trimester Warning Signs Are As Follows:
1. Vomiting And Nausea
Nausea is a sort of discomfort which occurs inside the stomach and happens just before vomiting. These are the most common sickness activities which occur in first trimester. Nausea is normally more prominent than vomiting. If the discomfort level crosses the bearable limit, doctor should be called immediately.
2. Bleeding In Vagina
Vaginal bleeding is another popular warning sign during first trimester when the doctor should be called immediately. This is something which is unavoidable and requires expert’s aid.
3. High Temperature
Fever may attach your body during this period. The temperature may fluctuate. But if the temperature is not dropping below 100 for 2-3 days continuously, then doctor should be called.
4. Severe Stomachache
Your abdominal area may get disturbed a lot and you may experience unbearable abdominal pain. The doctor should be consulted immediately in such case.
5. Painful Urination
If you experience pain during urination, then it may be unbearable as the frequency of urination is quite large during this period.
6. Sudden Swelling In Legs
You may discover that one of your legs have swollen up. As a first aid, you may choose to apply some ointment and go for massage. But if this does not have much effect, then doctor should be referred.
7. Severe Headache
The headache which occurs in this time is really out of control. It feels as if someone is beating your head hard. This needs immediate hospital visit without delay.
8. Frequent Urination
This symptom is not that much severe, but it is a pain to visit loo every time. Doctor can be generally consulted for the reason behind this repeated activity. The worst decision would be to stop or hold urination deliberately. It is a natural detoxification process and should not be avoided.
9. Depression And Lowness
Many women may experience a certain drop in their usual mood and may get caught in a negative loop. This is because of the health fluctuations which are caused that many women lose patience. There is no doubt that the whole process is painful, but it can be tackled by being positive.
Extreme weakness occurs in the body if some women take too much exertion or overdo some physical activity. During first trimester, it is advisable to be at peace and maintain some cool. Exertion is not at all recommended.