7 Amazing Facts About Pregnancy that You May Not Know

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Your Uterus Expands Up To 500 Times Its Normal Size
A woman's body is an incredible thing. Did you know the uterus enlarges up to 500 times its normal size? It can go from a couple ... more 
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Your Uterus Expands Up To 500 Times Its Normal Size
A woman's body is an incredible thing. Did you know the uterus enlarges up to 500 times its normal size? It can go from a couple of ounces to 1-2 pounds in weight. Once you have delivered it gradually goes back to its original size and weight.
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Tue, Jan 29, 2013 2:44 PM EST
Pregnancy is one of life's miracles. You are growing a life inside your body and it's incredible. I've been pregnant 3 times and it still amazes me to no end. Sure there are discomforts, the weight gain, the swollen ankles, the need to use the washroom every ten minutes -- but the end result is the best gift you will ever receive. We hear so much about the uncomfortable details of pregnancy from our friends and family. "Oh, I had the WORST heartburn for 9 months straight!" "I gained 80 pounds!" "Those were the longest 9 months of my life!" …. But what about the incredible facts? Pregnancy is AMAZING. Here are 7 reasons why. - By Nadia Carriere



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