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High progesterone levels during early pregnancy are a normal occurrence because progesterone is produced in the placenta, according to the National Women's Health Resource Center. High progesterone levels combined with h... More »

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Progesterone helps maintain a pregnancy until birth, according to the American Pregnancy Association. The corpus luteum produces the hormone to thicken and prepare the uterine lining for implantation. It continues to pro... More »

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Some early signs of pregnancy are tender breasts, fatigue and mood swings, according to WebMD. Some women may also be disgusted by certain foods, feel lightheaded, or suffer from nausea and vomiting in early pregnancy. More »

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