Most women experience a simple and healthy pregnancy with no complications, however it is important to take care of both you and your baby during this time.
When you are pregnant, the levels of estrogen and progesterone in your body are much higher than normal. The amount of estrogen in your body during pregnancy is actually greater than the total amount of estrogen your body will produce in the rest of your lifetime. The pregnancy hormones help to create a safe, comfortable environment for the baby and to prepare your body for the birth and for breastfeeding. However, they can also cause other symptoms, which you may need help from your private pregnancy care team to relieve. Continue reading What Causes Your Pregnancy Symptoms?