Pregnancy Symptoms - Early Symptoms

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Early Pregnancy Symptoms and Signs (Week by Week).
What were your very first signs and symptoms of pregnancy? Did you suspect you were pregnant before taking a pregnancy test?
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