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Human fetuses react to maternal stress during pregnancy - DiPetroJA et. Al. (2003, 10 July) Fetal response to induced maternal stress. Division of Maternal–Fetal Medicine. Johns Hopkins University Early Human Development 74 (2): 125-38
Pregnant women can transmit the damaging effects of stress through the placenta - By Anna Hodgekiss Published: 15:04 EST, 4 March 2013 Updated: 15:04 EST, 4 March 2013
• Baby boys are more sensitive to stress in the womb
• May explain why maternal stress and disorders such as autism and schizophrenia are more common in boys
Prenatal maternal stress: effects on pregnancy and the (unborn) child.
Mulder EJ1, Robles de Medina PG, Huizink AC, Van den Bergh BR, Buitelaar JK, Visser GH. (2002) maternal psychological factors may significantly contribute to pregnancy complications and unfavourable development of the (unborn) child- Early Human Development 70:3 – 14
Tools (Heart Coherence) have been shown to reduce levels of cortisol (also known as the stress hormone) – McCraty R et. Al. (1998). The impact of a new emotional self management program on stress, emotions, heart rate program on stress, emotions, heart rate variability, DHEA and Cortisol. Integrative Physiological and Behavioral Science 33(2): 151 - 170
Lower levels of cortisol during pregnancy have been associated with a lot of benefits, including reducing the risk for early delivery and low birth weight babies - Field T et al. (2006). Prenatal cortisol, prematurity and low birth weight, Infant Behavioral & Development 29:268 - 275
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