Potential problems a pregnant woman will encounter
Figure 1: Cardiovascular system
Figure 2: Musculoskeletal system
Figure 3: Genito-urinary system
Figure 4: Endocrine system
Figure 5: Gastrointestinal system
Figure 6: Skin
Sources: NHS Choices; The Pregnancy Book: Conditions And Problems In Pregnancy; Bumps (provided by the UK Teratology Information Service); National Institute for Health and Care Excellence; Patient.info; Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2013;92:232; J Headache Pain 2017;18:106; 2011;15:205; International Journal of Women’s Dermatology 2017;3:77
Editorial advisers: Kat Hall, lead women’s and children’s pharmacist, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust; Christina Nurmahi, women and newborn care group lead pharmacist, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.
The editorial advisers were not paid and The Pharmaceutical Journal retained full editorial control at all times.