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Stress and Pregnancy

Stress May Make It Harder To Get Pregnant

Posted 03.25.2014 | Parents

By: By Cari Nierenberg, Contributing writer Published: 03/24/2014 11:58 AM EDT on LiveScience Stress may affect some women's chances of becoming...

Catherine Pearson

What You Need To Know About Stress And Stillbirths | Catherine Pearson | Posted 03.28.2013 | Parents

Women who face significant financial, emotional or other personal stresses in the year before they give birth may be at increased risk of stillbirth, ...

How Much Does Mom's Stress Really Affect Baby's Health?

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 03.12.2013 | Parents

Written by Amanda Schaffer for Slate Anxiety is not only the most common mental problem in the United States, it verges on a national obsession. L...

Domestic Violence Slows Down Fetus Development: Study

Adam Wolfberg, M.D. | Posted 10.16.2011 | Healthy Living
Adam Wolfberg, M.D.

Women know what to avoid in pregnancy. But suppose your obstetrician said: "I want you to make sure you don't get stressed out. Your stress could permanently alter your child's brain."

NIH Study Finds Stress May Delay Women Getting Pregnant

National Institutes of Health (NIH) | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

A study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health and the University of Oxford supports the widespread belief that stress may reduce a woman...