Most parents will tell you that having children of your own is one of the most amazing and rewarding experiences they've ever had in life. What you won't often hear is what pregnancy will do to your body. You won't see these gross pregnancy facts in your baby shower card.
One thing that happens when you're pregnant is that you start to lose control of your bladder. As the baby grows, he or she exerts more pressure on your uterus, which presses into your bladder. Every time you laugh, cough, or sneeze you're likely going to pee yourself a little. Enjoy wearing maternity clothes everywhere you go so that can hide the fact that you're wearing mini pads in case of an accident.