explain danger signs during pregnancy.

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Most women go through pregnancy with some uncomfortable symptoms but no serious problems. Normal discomforts of pregnancy can include nausea (especially in the first 3 months), heartburn, a need to urinate often, backache, breast tenderness and swelling, and tiredness.
There are some symptoms that may mean danger for you or the baby. Being aware of these danger signs can help you know when you may need special care from your healthcare provider.
Contact your healthcare provider right away if you have any of the following symptoms before the 37th week of pregnancy :
Pain, pressure, or cramping in your belly
Contractions that happen more than 4 times an hour or are less than 15 minutes apart
Leaking of fluid from the vagina
Also call your provider right away if you have:
Vaginal bleeding
A lot of nausea and vomiting
A temperature over 100°F (37.8°C)
Very bad headache or a headache that lasts for several days
New problems with your vision
Less movement and kicking by the baby
Sudden weight gain (3 to 5 pounds within 5 to 7 days) with a lot of swelling of your feet, ankles, face, or hands
You should also call your provider if you have:
Blood in your urine or burning and pain when you urinate
Diarrhea that doesn’t go away
Vaginal discharge with a bad odor, irritat

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