Am I Pregnant?

A missed period is one of the first symptoms of pregnancy, but you can have a change in your monthly cycle for many reasons. Take a look at our list of early signs of pregnancy. Do any of these seem familiar?

If you are experiencing two or more of these early pregnancy symptoms, it’s time to come in for no-cost pregnancy testing.

Early Pregnancy Symptoms

1. Swollen or Tender Breasts

Swollen or tender breasts are pregnancy symptoms that may begin as early as 1-2 weeks after conception.

2. Fatigue

This pregnancy symptom can start as early as the first week after conception.

3. Implantation Bleeding

About 6-12 days after conception, the embryo implants itself into the uterine wall. Some women will experience spotting as well as some cramping.

4. Nausea or Vomiting

Commonly known as morning sickness, nausea or vomiting occurs most often in the first trimester. It can begin as early as two weeks following conception.

5. Missed Period

Missing your period is the most common pregnancy symptom.

6. Other Early Symptoms

Other common pregnancy symptoms include:

  • Headaches
  • Backaches
  • Food cravings or aversions
  • Frequent urination
  • Mood swings

There are various reasons you can experience these symptoms and not be pregnant. Causes for a missed period include a hormone imbalance, a drastic increase in exercise, certain medications, including birth control pills, and a rapid increase or decrease in weight.

What Should I Do?

If you’re experiencing any of the above pregnancy symptoms, schedule an appointment for no-cost pregnancy testing.

You need reliable confirmation of your pregnancy, and we can help. Visit True Care Women’s Resource Center to get the information you need to make an empowered decision.