The period of the pregnancy it is the most satisfying and complicated thing that fills the female universe: it is often imagined as a phase of roses and flowers, made up of joys and greedy desires, but it is also a journey made up of embarrassing secrets that women live and hide in a very delicate phase and inexplicable of his life.
Here are some secrets, curiosities and advice that few reveal, many ignore, but almost all future mothers will discover in these complexes 9 months.
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IN PREGNANCY YOU HAVE MORE HUNGER THAN USUAL -All of them know and admit that they are terribly hungry, but it is useless to hide behind the false belief that one should "eat for two". It is sufficient to increase the daily food requirement by 200 Kcal in the first quarter and about 450 in the last. Better to choose foods rich in proteins and select carbohydrates preferring whole grains, bread and rice and above all avoiding snacks and sweet snacks.
(A useful tip: keep raw fennel and carrots already washed and ready to eat in the fridge, they satiate, contain nausea and have no caloric value)
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LACK OF MEMORY -Pregnant women become like Cinderella's Smemorina Fairy: they learn about everything, they devour childcare magazines and books in record time, memorizing infinite notions about the world of newborns, suddenly they become interpreters of big words such as "nuchal translucency", "flowmetry" and they know even remembering your baby's measurements at each ultrasound. But the likelihood of them remembering birthdays, dates, or where they put things during this time is very low! All the fault of the oxytocin that the body produces during pregnancy, but very useful for labor and after childbirth as it helps to forget pain.
(Pin everything on a diary otherwise you risk exhaustion!)
DURING PREGNANCY, YOU GO MORE OFTEN TO THE BATHROOM - In the body much more fluids circulate, the kidneys work continuously and the weight of the growing fetus will press more on the bladder every day. This is their fate: having to run continuously to the bathroom despite having visited him 5 minutes earlier. Better get used to it because it is a problem that grows together with the belly and at the end of pregnancy even a simple stranger ... it can cost you dearly!
(In the most important cases of incontinence, they exist on the market the new Tena Lady Mini Magic)
PIPES OR MALEODORANT LEAKS
-It is generally a problem common to all, due to a greater amount of waste substances in the urine. In some cases, however, it can also be a symptom of an infection. It is also good to consider that in pregnancy the sense of smell is very sensitive and this leads to an even stronger sense of smells that others may not even perceive, therefore, as far as possible, ban on embarrassment and anxieties.
(In this case the suggestion is contrary:
avoid scented panty liners
since this inconvenience usually accompanies you for 9 months and frequent use is not recommended)
IN PREGNANCY YOU SUFFER FROM RONCOPATHY
-About 30% of pregnant women
despite having never suffered from this disorder before. The nose tends to "close" because the internal membranes dilate being softer and the nasal mucosa also increases.
(You can relieve the disorder by sleeping on your side rather than on your back and keeping your head elevated on more than one pillow.)
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SIGHT PROBLEMS IN PREGNANCY
It looks like the eyes
they misty or the sight of sudden splits
: the fault of the hormones (always them!) which alter the curvature of the cornea and lens thus compromising the quality of vision. The discomfort is generally more frequent in the last trimester but the situation returns to stable after the baby is born. In women who use
, increased dryness or ocular sensitivity could cause a real intolerance: it is advisable and in any case recommended to all, to limit its use and completely suspend it in the last month and, obviously, not to wear them during childbirth.
are allowed during pregnancy and breastfeeding)
IN PREGNANCY YOU CAN TAKE WRONG POSTURES-
Poor posture can lead to excessive pressure on the nerves in the lower back, behind the back and, often pulling it too far back,
the bottom can "fall asleep" and give an annoying sense of tingling.
(Absolutely helpful is chiropractic)
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IN PREGNANCY YOU FEEL ITCHING ON THE BELLY
- Well yes: at certain moments you don't even realize you look like a barb: you scratch desperately, especially on the belly and it becomes such an automatic gesture that you can't resist it! The skin tends to dilate, often causing the appearance of blemishes such as
: never give up on natural almond oil after every shower.
(In case of excessive itching it can give relief a
calamine or zinc oxide lotion
HOT FLASHES DURING PREGNANCY
-Hot and hot flashes, to some more to some less, but it is difficult for pregnant women to spare. In winter, after all, they are not so unmanageable, but the body temperature rises significantly and in the worst cases causes excessive sweating. It can help to always wear cotton t-shirts under the wool and choose no gas deodorants, which do not contain alcohol or aluminum
by Annalisa d'Incecco
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