Impact of Prenatal Stress on the Foetus



Prenatal Stress, Foetus, Pregnancy Issues, Psychosocial Stressor


during it. Your family, your body, and your emotions are all undergoing changes. These changes are exciting, but they can also be stressful. High levels of stress that persists for an extended period of time can cause high blood pressure or heart disease. Morning sickness, constipation, exhaustion, and backaches are just some of the aches and pains that come with pregnancy. Hormones are fluctuating, which might affect your mood. Mood fluctuations can make stress more difficult to manage. There is constant worry what to expect during labour and delivery, or how to care for your newborn. If you work, you may be responsible for managing job tasks and preparing your work for your maternity leave.

How to cite this article:
Zafar T, Firdaus S. Impact of Prenatal Stress on the Foetus. Int J Adv Res Gynaecol Obstet. 2023;1(2):28-30.


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