A Taiwanese study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal followed 1.2 million mothers over a period of 20 years to assess how motherhood affects women. According to the study, the more children a mother has the less likely she is to take her own life.
Category: Depression and Pregnancy
Experts warn that stress and depression are the major causes of babies arriving too early. Research shows that stress hormones – which play a crucial role in the development of the unborn baby – shoot up in women who are depressed during pregnancy. High levels of these hormones are involved in triggering labour, leading scientists [...]