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Early Pregnancy Symptoms - Increased Cervical Mucous/ Vaginal Discharge

Increased vaginal discharge (cervical mucous) is a normal symptom of both early pregnancy and the later pregnancy stages.

Very often this vaginal discharge appears thick and white. Although a little unpleasant at times, this is usually nothing to worry about.

However, if you notice an unusual smell, colour, blood, or itching alongside it, consult your GP as other conditions such as thrush and cervical erosion may need to be ruled out.

More Early Signs of Pregnancy

Implantation Bleeding

Nausea/ Vomiting

Enhanced Sense of Smell

Frequent Urination

Breast Tenderness


Missed Period

Light Bleeding

Dizziness/ Fainting


Mood Swings/ Irritability

Heartburn/ Indigestion

Changes in Complexion

Weight Loss




Enhanced Sense of Taste

Vaginal Changes

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