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Breathlessness (natural remedies)

What causes breathlessness in pregnancy? How can I prevent it? Self-help suggestions Which complementary therapies might help me?

www.babycenter.com.au/pregnancy/antenatalhealth/naturalremedies/breathlessness/

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Dizziness. Your blood vessels dilate in response to pregnancy

hormones. Until your blood volume expands to fill them, you may experience occasional dizziness. Lower blood pressure due to your rapidly expanding circulatory system also may play a role. Avoid ...

www.cnn.com/HEALTH/library/PR/00018.html

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Upside: Includes second trimester symptoms
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Dizziness and fainting during pregnancy

Is it unusual to feel lightheaded during pregnancy? What exactly might cause me to feel lightheaded, and what can I do about it? When should I call my doctor or midwife?

www.babycenter.com/0_dizziness-and-fainting-during-pregnancy_228.bc

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Upside: Detailed article on dizziness and fainting causes and advice
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Bodily Changes During Pregnancy

A sudden loss of tone may result in the feeling of dizziness and perhaps even a brief loss of consciousness (passing out), because the loss of pressure sends less blood to the brain and central ...

www.healthline.com/yodocontent/pregnancy/bodily-changes-during.html

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Upside: Very good overview in the respiratory change section
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Dizziness & Faintness During Pregnancy

Feeling faint or dizzy is a common pregnancy complaint. It can be concerning but is not usually a sign of a serious problem. This article will detail the causes of faintness and dizziness during ...

www.wikiparenting.com/wiki/Dizziness_&_Faintness_During_Pregnancy

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Pregnancy Symptoms & Complaints: Headaches and Dizziness

These normal symptoms, most common in the first trimester, have multiple causes.

www.parents.com/parents/story.jsp?storyid=/templatedata/parents/story/data/1066.xml

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Dizziness & faintness during pregnancy

Faintness and dizziness occurs when not enough blood reaches the brain. This is more likely to occur in pregnancy because the hormone progesterone dilates the blood vessels, causing blood to pool in ...

www.babypartner.com/guides/health-and-fitness/common-complaints/dizziness-and-faintness.php

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Dizziness. Your blood vessels dilate in response to pregnancy

hormones. Until your blood volume expands to fill them, you may experience occasional dizziness. Lower blood pressure due to your rapidly expanding circulatory system also may play a role. Avoid ...

www.mayoclinic.com/health/pregnancy/PR00018

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Upside: Mention of dizziness in article on second trimester sumptoms
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Faintness*

Complaint: Faintness is a feeling of dizziness or vertigo that occurs suddenly, making you unsteady on your feet. It can come on if you stand up too quickly, or have been on your feet for too long, ...

huggies.com.au/BecomingAParent/YourPregnancy/CommonComplaints.asp

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Dizziness and Fainting During Pregnancy

Many women feel dizzy or lightheaded when pregnant. Typically this is not something to worry about and usually the result of rapidly rising levels of blood pumping through your body.

www.womenshealthcaretopics.com/dizzy_faint.htm

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