Weird Pregnancy Symptoms
Wacky, embarrassing and truly gross pregnancy side effects that your doctor may forget to mention.
Sure, some moms-to-be exude a certain pregnant loveliness—until they fart in an elevator or snore like a foghorn in the night. The fact is, a lot of nasty stuff happens with your body when you’re pregnant — weird symptoms your friends may be embarrassed to tell you about or your doctor may gloss over because they’re not big health concerns, says Trish Booth, author of Pregnancy Q&A: Authoritative and Reassuring Answers to the Questions on Your Mind.
“Pregnant women have questions about what’s happening, yet they’re just told, ‘Oh, that’s normal.’ But when you’ve got excessive gas or find strange things on your skin, the last thing you feel is normal,” Booth says.
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