A missed period is the most common and well-known sign of pregnancy. However, a missed period can also be caused by other factors such as stress, illness, or changes in weight, which is why it’s important to confirm pregnancy early with an accurate pregnancy test read by a medical professional.
While home pregnancy tests are widely available and easy to use, they may not always be accurate, particularly if they are taken too early or not used correctly. Visiting our center, for a free pregnancy test is the most reliable way to confirm a pregnancy.
- Missed period: This is often the first and most obvious sign of pregnancy, but not all women experience it.
- Nausea and vomiting: Many women experience morning sickness, which can occur at any time of day, and can range from mild to severe.
- Fatigue: Feeling tired or exhausted is a common symptom of pregnancy, especially during the first trimester.
- Breast changes: The breasts may feel sore, tender, or swollen.
- Increased urination: Pregnant women often need to go to the bathroom more frequently due to hormonal changes.
- Food aversions or cravings: Many women experience changes in their appetite and may develop strong dislikes or cravings for certain foods.
- Mood swings: Hormonal changes during pregnancy can lead to mood swings, irritability, and emotional sensitivity.
- Constipation: Hormonal changes during pregnancy can slow down digestion, leading to constipation.
- Headaches: Some women experience headaches, particularly during the first trimester.
- Dizziness or fainting: Changes in blood pressure and blood sugar levels can cause dizziness or fainting.
- Backache: The extra weight and shifting of the body’s center of gravity during pregnancy can lead to back pain.
- Shortness of breath: As the uterus expands, it can push against the diaphragm and make it more difficult to breathe.
- Skin changes: Some women may experience changes in their skin, such as acne or darkening of the skin around the nipples, on the face, or on the abdomen.
- Swelling: Some women experience swelling in the hands, feet, and ankles, particularly during the third trimester.
Facing an unplanned pregnancy can be a very overwhelming experience. There are many factors to consider before making a decision, and it’s important to have access to accurate information and support during this time. Our center understands what you’re going through and is here to provide you with the help you need.
We offer free pregnancy tests that are accurate and confidential. Our trained staff can provide you with additional information and support as you navigate this important decision. We understand that this is a difficult and personal choice, and we’re here to support you, no matter what your decision may be.
Making an appointment for a free pregnancy test at our center can help you get the information you need to make an informed decision about your pregnancy. We provide a safe and supportive environment where you can ask questions, discuss your options, and receive guidance from our experienced staff.
We believe that every woman has the right to access accurate information and support when facing an unplanned pregnancy. No matter what your circumstances may be, we are here for you. Please don’t hesitate to make an appointment with us today.