Early Pregnancy: "No Longer Feeling Tired"

I am now seven weeks pregnant and feeling fine, but I'm worried about my pregnancy. For about a month, I felt extremely tired and suffered from nausea when I smelled certain foods. Shouldn't I be feeling tired at least until the end of my first trimester?

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Phases and cycles characterize the experience of pregnancy. Fatigue may return or you may be over the worst of it.

This is well within the bounds of normal. Enjoy your respite. They call the second trimester the "honeymoon of pregnancy," but maybe you get a longer one than most.

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