Stressful situations in early pregnancy can lead to the birth of babies who are underweight or born too early - Reuters (article link)
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10 May 2010
- Published: 10 May 2010
- Premature birth is the single largest contributing factor in infant deaths in the developing world.
- The risks of premature births increased two-fold in women who were exposed to severe life events during their first and second trimesters, a China study.
Stress early in pregnancy increases risks to babies