Grieving Through Pregnancy? What You Should Know

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While pregnancy is often a cause for celebration, pregnant people can still experience grief and loss during their pregnancy.

“Grief can affect pregnancy through its impact on hormone balance and production. Pregnancy already has an effect on hormones. When pregnancy and grief take place at the same time, hormonal changes may have more extreme effects.”