7 Pregnancy Facts You Should Know ...


Pregnancy is an amazing thing, but then, a lot of people know that, right? How a tiny, microscopic egg cell and sperm cell meet, and in time, grow to form a beautiful baby you'll call your own. But what about all the other parts of pregnancy? What about the not-so-fun stuff? How much do you know? I've found 7 pregnancy facts you should know, but might not! Come on!

1. All That Weight Gained Isn't Fat

Don't feel bad! Believe it or not, a lot of your weight gain is stuff that has nothing to do with your eating habits! Extra blood for baby amounts to 3 pounds, your womb weighs about 2 pounds, and placenta weighs about 1.5 pounds. ON top of that, you've got 2 pounds of amniotic fluid, 4 pounds of water, 2 pounds of extra breast tissue and milk ducts, and let's not forget that 7 pound baby! Only about 7 pounds that you gain in pregnancy is actually fatty tissue, so don't worry!

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