Of course you’re excited about your pregnancy. You want to shout it to the world and make sure everyone knows - “I’m pregnant!” But, It's very common for new mummies-to-be keeping pregnancy a secret until the pressure of the first trimester subsides.
It's with good reason. The risk of miscarriage is far greater during those first 12 weeks. Many women feel that having to tell people you have lost the baby, would just add to the distress already felt. Plus, there is likely to be people who did not hear about the miscarriage, asking how things are going, just when you thought you were through the worst. Check out these top tips on keeping pregnancy a secret during your first trimester here: