Some women experience very severe pregnancy symptoms whilst others experience mild symptoms or none at all

The duration of symptoms varies from one woman to the next.

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What are common pregnancy symptoms?

Common pregnancy symptoms that most woman seem to experience may include nausea, lower backache, sore breasts, swollen feet as well as heartburn, among others.

As the pregnancy progresses, some symptoms may intensify or disappear completely. For example, nausea may lead to vomiting during the first trimester but disappear completely during the second and/or third semester for some women.

Note that a woman may experience different symptoms and severity of symptoms in different pregnancies.

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