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Modify Your Wardrobe


Fuller breasts and a disappearing waistline might be some of the first signs of pregnancy that you noticed. Most women gain only 4 to 8 pounds in the first trimester — most of it from uterus changes. While you probably won't really begin to "show" until your second trimester, you might find that your pants are getting harder to button! Invest in some larger bras and reach for flowy, loose-fitting dresses and tops to hold you over until you need to buy maternity clothes.

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