5 Signs You May Be Pregnant


5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

Hey girls..!!!

Today I am going to discuss with you the most significant and first signs of pregnancy that are generally noticed in after conception. Obliviously till the time you have not consulted a doctor, nothing can be said for sure, but, pregnancy does have its own early signs and symptoms.  Once you notice these signs it’s advisable to take a pregnancy test, first at home and then get an appointment with your gynecologist. These are the first tell signs that you may be caring a bundle of joy!

Swollen and Tender Breasts with Darkening Areolas

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

Soreness or heaviness in the breasts is the first and most common symptom of pregnancy. Even at the early stages of pregnancy the breasts fills out and changes its shape. If you were on birth control pills, there are chances that you may not experience the tenderness so much or it would not be that obvious.

The tenderness is pretty similar to the one you experience when you are going through your premenstrual syndrome.

Also, for a lot of women the hormones in the body could cause the areolas to widen and darken during pregnancy. Areolas is the area around the nipples.

These two are the most common symptoms of pregnancy that are notices shortly after conception.

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Spotting And Missing Periods 

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant


5-10 days after conceiving, some women may notice a little light spotting. This happens when the embryo get implanted in the uterus. So in case you are bleeding a tad bit don’t think it’s your period.it could be a sign.

The missing of period is a very obvious indicator. A delay in period is normally a sure shot sign that you are on your way! 

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5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

Nausea or dizziness during the early pregnancy is one is of the most common and talked about symptom out of the lot. Nausea is normally caused by the increase in the levels of hormones. It is more commonly known as “morning sickness”. Not everybody goes through this phase but in about 60% cases it is pretty normal.             

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Smell Sensitivity

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

Have you been feeling like you suddenly have a dog’s sense of smell? Well it is because of your increased sense of smell. Many women experience this during their pregnancy. It happens due to the increase in the hormonal level in your body.

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Mood Swings and dizziness 

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

5 Signs You May Be Pregnant

We all know about this one! At least the mood swing part of it. We have been trained to deal with them for years. Many of us experience emotional mood swings throughout pregnancy. It is very natural and by the 15-16th week it gets lot better. One could also feel lightheaded. This happens due to shifting hormones.

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About Author

Hola! Eesha is currently situated in Pune. She is a lawyer pursuing her master degree in business law. She is passionate about writing and feels that it is one of the best ways to express yourself. She is a voracious reader and does NOT like restricting herself to one genre of books. She enjoys spending time in the kitchen and experimenting with her cooking. Shopping a lot, listening to music, dancing and traveling are amongst a few other things she enjoys. Being a lawyer is something that she loves and is very enthusiastic about it. As an army kid she has traveled and experienced different cultures of our country. She loves anything and everything red. She has a fair complexion with long wavy hair that she loves to experiment with.

  • Shahla Ahmed

    Oh these signs are considered as good sign and the way it has been mentioned it has become easier to find out the early signs of pregnancy.

    • Eesha Sharma


  • Sushma

    Nice write-up Eesha :)

    • Eesha Sharma

      Thank you so much Sushma. glad you liked it. thanks for reading!