What to Expect
The first sign of pregnancy is a missed period. The new mother should expect morning sickness, fatigue, and mood swings. Another thing to expect is frequent urination, this will continue throughout the remainder of the pregnant. Around the seventh week the first prenatal appointment should be scheduled.
Morning sickness should go away however, the mother might still be nauseous. The mother should expect to be more energetic and have an increased appetite. Swelling in the feet and ankles might occur.
The mother should expect mood swings, fatigue, heartburn, and possible dizziness. Since the baby is growing more, some discomfort might occur. The new mother should also expect to be restless.