Current surveys have it that 84 percent of expectant mother doubted the health choices they made during pregnancy. In fact, despite many making modifications such as changing what they ate, what household cleaning supplies they used and which skin care products they used, pregnant mothers were still regularly unsure of themselves. With so much to worry about during pregnancy, it is not surprising that women are concerned about the choices they have to make about their health.
However, more than a quarter admitted that they received differing advice from other women and 38 percent noted that the information provided by their doctors was significantly different from what their mothers were told when pregnant. With all these differences in advice and information, pregnant women are left with a lot of worries and surprises. Therefore, below are some of the worries and surprises pregnant women usually encounter during the period.
PREGNANT WOMEN WORRIES ABOUT
The stress involved
The health of their baby
The pain of childbirth
Being prepared to care for a baby
Her own health
Not getting sick while pregnant
Making it to the hospital in time
Making sure she eats enough
Following the “rules” of pregnancy from doctor
PREGNANT WOMEN ARE SURPRISED ABOUT
Her feet swelling up