Breast tenderness usually begins during the 4th or 5th week of pregnancy. This period can be quite difficult for the woman, as she may experience soreness and swelling in the breasts. This can be accompanied by an itching sensation, especially around the nipples and the areolae i.e., the pigmented area around the nipples, become darker.Author: Deepa Kartha.
Each time I had severe breast tenderness and this was in fact the way I knew I was pregnant before I even took the test all three times. I am also 9 weeks pregnant now and have had no breast tenderness this time at all, just nausea which I never had before. I agree that every pregnancy is different.
Breast tenderness usually begins near the end of the first month of pregnancy. Some women will experience it earlier than others, but on average, soreness will first occur around week 4, 5 or 6. It normally lessens in severity or subsides by the twelfth week of pregnancy, although some women might experience tenderness for a longer period of time.
Aug 03, 2018 · The symptoms of early pregnancy, PMS, and your period can be very similar. For example, signs and symptoms of all three conditions include cramps, breast tenderness, mood changes, back pain, and fatigue. More unique symptoms of early pregnancy are changes in nipple color, vaginal discharge, and implantation bleeding.