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Are hot flashes, dry mouth, fatigue, gas, slight mood swings and some mild cramping a sign of early pregnancy?

 Are hot flashes, dry mouth, fatigue, gas, slight mood swings and some mild cramping a sign of early pregnancy?

Pregnancy: if you miss your period then check a pregnancy test, home tests are accurate. If your period starts then you are not pregnant. Even then if you are concerned about pregnancy you can always check a test. There are no set signs of pregnancy, everything could be a sign of pregnancy or PMS. ...Read more

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Can hot flashes be a sign of pregnancy?

Can hot flashes be a sign of pregnancy?

Not typical sign : Symptoms felt by a woman who is pregnant include things her partner might not be able to perceive. Signs are things he might be able to see. Symptoms of early pregnancy include breast tenderness, drowsiness, nausea. Signs of early pregnancy include breast swelling, slight physical changes around the nipple and cervix, sometimes vomiting. She should contact primary provider if hot flashes or fever. ...Read more

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Managing Hot Flashes (Checklist)

Try "paced-breathing"
Once
Avoid food triggers such as alcohol and spicy food
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Sip ice water, carry a small fan, and dress in layers
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I'm on my period but having all the signs of pregnancy. Hot flashes, cravings, cramping more than usual, and bumps. Could i be pregnant?

I'm on my period but having all the signs of pregnancy. Hot flashes, cravings, cramping more than usual, and bumps. Could i be pregnant?

No, if a true period: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An ob-gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more

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I been having headaches and hot flashes for about 3 days... My friend told me it could be a sign of pregnancy. Is this true? What else could this mean

I been having headaches and hot flashes for about 3 days... My friend told me it could be a sign of pregnancy. Is this true? What else could this mean

Friendly advice: Pregnancy, in its' latter stages, can cause headaches and hot flashes, but I am sure that a simple pregnancy test can more accurately diagnose pregnancy then even my "friendly advice". ...Read more

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Managing Hot Flashes (Checklist)

Drink cold water
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Eat soy products. Yams and kava kava have natural phytoestrogen.
Daily
Discuss HRT with your doctor
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Is night sweats and hot flashes early pregnancy symptoms? Possibly before missed period

Is night sweats and hot flashes early pregnancy symptoms? Possibly before missed period

Not usually: Fever, if that is what is preceding your night sweats, is not a symptom of pregnancy, and if it persists would definitely go and see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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35 weeks pregnant and overwhelmed with major sweats and hot flashes. Now i'm dealing with lose bowels. Is this a sign labor is approaching?

35 weeks pregnant and overwhelmed with major sweats and hot flashes. Now i'm dealing with lose bowels. Is this a sign labor is approaching?

Yes ur right.: Best wishes and god bkess u ! http://americanpregnancy.org/labornbirth/signsoflabor.html. http://www.babycenter.com/0_signs-of-labor_181.bc?page=1 http://www.Whattoexpect.Com/pregnancy/symptoms-and-solutions/prelabor-diarrhea.Aspx. ...Read more

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Managing Hot Flashes (Checklist)

Have your neurotransmitters checked to balance neurotransmitters
Yearly
Avoid spicy foods until managed
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Have your hormones checked until balanced with neurotransmitters
Yearly
Avoid overheated rooms or temperature
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For the last 2 days i've been getting hot flashes very tired nausea and head aches. Trying to get pregnant could this be signs?

For the last 2 days i've been getting hot flashes very tired nausea and head aches. Trying to get pregnant could this be signs?

Hot flashes: Hot flashes are uncommon in 18 year old women but not unheard of. Please make an early appointment to see an obstetrician. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more

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Hot Flashes (Definition)

Hot flashes are extremely common as women approach menopause. These are in some way related to a decrease in estrogen production which causes instability of the 'thermoregulatory' centers in the brain. They can be debilitating, and they can ...Read more

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