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Most women don't experience morning sickness until about a month after conception. These peak around 8 to 10 weeks into your pregnancy and then level off in second trimester. A lucky few escape it completely.
Exhaustion sets in after a normal day at work
The increased hormone levels and changes in your body can make you exhausted. Your energy should increase in second trimester.
Aromas that are 15 feet away now seem to be invading your space.
Many newly pregnant women experience increased sensitivity to odors. This may be a side effect of increasing levels of estrogen in your body.
You sprint to bathroom every five minutes.
#1 proof! Home pregnancy test declares that "Yes, you are pregnant." Despite any previous threats.
In spite of all of this, often when women are asked to name what most empowering moment of their lives was, most common answer is giving birth.
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