Fluctuating levels of estrogen and progesterone can lead to changes in sexual desire. As often happens with even the most intense pregnancy symptoms, this one ebbs and flows. We offer support and advice regarding living with hyperemesis and can sign post them to the Pregnancy Sickness Support Group.
However, certain causes are either unique to or more common during pregnancy.
Psychosocial issues and female sexuality. Just remember that everyone is different, and that just about any state of sexual interest and frequency during pregnancy counts as "normal. Hirsch M, et al. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Ever find yourself changing a diaper twice because you couldn't remember if you already had?
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Obstetric nephrology: AKI and thrombotic microangiopathies in pregnancy. However, some women may find that changing levels of estrogen and progesterone can increase their libido during the first trimester.