Every woman goes through 3 major stages in her life; being a daughter, a wife and a mother and out of all these 3 fundamental staged in a woman’s life are when a woman becomes a mother, this stage is when a woman attains the epitome of happiness and it is a heavenly feeling. The joy of becoming a mother, the excitement when the little one kicks and the unpredictable pregnancy cravings is just a blissful moments for expecting mothers but miscarriage is a bad news in the happy story, it is an unexpected storm that leaves most mothers devastated. But did you know that having a miscarriage depends on a woman’s body and vitals and since 80% of miscarriages happen within the first three months of pregnancy, it is important to know the symptoms so you won’t ignore them.
Below are some major miscarriage symptoms that every pregnant woman should be aware of.
Cramps: “If you have painful cramps in the lower abdomen and pelvic region, it is time for you to go to the hospital, slow cramping is normal, but, cramping with heavy breathing is a reason for concern and you should check it with your doctor immediately”.
Bleeding: “Bleeding in spots is normal during pregnancy but heavy bleeding indicates a serious problem and it is advisable for you to check it immediately with your doctor, this does not mean that bleeding in spots can be ignored so your doctor should be updated about your bleeding”.
Pain: “Pain in the abdomen, lower back and pelvic region preferably requires a check-up at the hospital therefore, it is advisable to not avoid such situations”.
Blood clots: “Not just blood drops, even blood clots that pass out from you vagina should be reported to the doctor, blood clots in the early stages of pregnancy means miscarriage, therefore, it is important for you to check it with your doctor”.
Movement of the foetus: “The foetus usually starts moving in the fourth month of pregnancy and the mother will be able to feel her baby moving and developing in the womb. But, if the mother cannot feel any sort of movement in her tummy, it is mandatory to rush to the hospital”.
“The first three months of pregnancy are the most crucial, stay healthy and be cautious”. Good luck!