Small bumps on the areolas often appear.
The hormones in your body change to prepare for breastfeeding. These tests are very accurate if you take them a few days after you expected to get your period.
Learning Objectives Describe the anatomic changes to a pregnant woman that occur over the course of the pregnancy Key Takeaways Key Points As the fetus grows and develops, several anatomical changes must occur to the female body to accommodate the growing fetus, including placental development, weight gain, abdominal extension, breast enlargement, glandular development, and posture changes.
Regular aerobic exercise during pregnancy appears to improve or maintain physical fitness. Tip: For fun, take a photograph of yourself from the side profile early in your pregnancy, using your best posture.
Pigmentation of the linea alba called linea nigrawhich is darkening of the skin in a midline of the abdomen. But even well-rested pregnant women may have trouble concentrating and periods of forgetfulness.