One night during her third trimester, Cheryl Freiburg, of Point Loma, California, woke up with numb, tingly hands. She recognized the feeling because she'd had mild carpal tunnel syndrome symptoms previously at work. But during pregnancy , her body had swelled as a result of fluid retention, putting major pressure on the nerves in her hands and wrists. Like Freiburg, many moms-to-be encounter problems that their friends and mother-in-law never dealt with or simply glossed over. Find out about some conditions you might experience.
About Itchy Feet and Pregnancy
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So I gotta ask as dumb as it may sound Anyone ever notice this in the LP luteal phase leading up to a bfp? I am severely ticklish all the time. Next time have them do the scrubby thing under the water. Works every time. Or maybe it's just the new person doing it since I was a walkin. Idk but just feel so diffrent this cycle.
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While not the most talked-about pregnancy woe swollen feet and back pain, anyone? Some women experience itching all over, while others feel it specifically on certain body parts such as their hands, feet, belly, or chest. Most itching is just downright annoying, but severe itching can lead to loss of sleep or even be a sign of a very serious medical problem.
Some people feel unbearable discomfort when the soles of their feet are brushed during a pedicure. Your sensitivity level to tickling is known as the tickle response. Scientists have analyzed the tickle response in feet and in other parts of the body, but continue to wonder what purpose being ticklish serves. The feet are a very sensitive part of the body, and contain around 8, nerve endings. These nerve endings hold receptors for both touch and pain responses.