Body Changes After Childbirth: Expectations vs. Reality

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After a baby is born it gets a lot of attention from doctors and from numerous relatives. But few people actually know what is happening body changes after childbirth baby’s mother her. The body goes through many changes some of which are good and some bad.

Legs and Foot

Researchers measured the legs of 49 women during pregnancy in six months after labor during this period. The length of the foot increased by two to ten millimeters. According to statistics, 70% of women have experienced this interestingly only the first child influences. It is believed that the change in the size of the foot is caused by the hormone relaxin. It makes the joints in the tendon more flexible.

Mother’s Chest

If a baby is big the mother’s chest might become wider this may sound strange. But four women spoke about this phenomenon in an interview with the cut. According to them the difference before and after is one size in clothing. The hormone relaxin that we described before. Relaxes the tendon where the pelvis bones connect which is why the hips may become wider. This is necessary to make sure that labor goes well. Some women return to their original form soon after labor some end up with a much wider pelvis.

Hair and Eye Color

A pregnancy expert from California claims that pregnancy can even change hair and eye color. She thinks this happens because of a hormonal imbalance that causes a lack of melanin. For some, the changes in appearance are temporary, and for others, they are permanent. Many women have even had their hair changed to gray after childbirth.

Taste Preferences

After pregnancy taste preferences may change quite a bit instead of sweet foods women start to enjoy spicy foods and vice versa. The reason is the same: there is a hormone imbalance in the body and nobody knows how it will affect the behavior of the mother. Most women start to sweat more after they have a baby most of the time. It happens episodically at night he is often caused by a drop in East-ridge and levels in the blood.

This is a natural process, but in some cases, it may be caused by problems with the thyroid some women develop allergic reactions unfortunately, there are very few studies about the allergies that mothers developed. This is why it is hard for doctors to talk about the reasons. It is believed that during pregnancy the immune system suppresses all reactions to all irritations to make it easier for. After pregnancy, this mechanism stops working. The body kind of “searches” for things to: react to food, fur, etc.

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