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Pregnancy leads to changes in the mother’s brain

Pregnancy involves radical hormone surges and biological adaptations, but the effects on the brain are still unknown. In this study a team of researchers compared the structure of the brain of women before and after their first pregnancy. This is the first research to show that pregnancy involves long-lasting changes - at least for two years post-partum - in the morphology of a woman's brain.

2017-01-18T16:43:16+00:0021 Dez, 2016|Psiqonline|
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