• Pregnancy loss linked to posttraumatic stress

    10 days ago - By Healio

    Women experience increased levels of posttraumatic stress, anxiety and depression after experiencing a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, according to a study recently published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
    “Pregnancy loss affects up to one in two women, and for many women it will be the most traumatic event in their life,” Tom Bourne, MBBS, PhD, a professor of practice in gynecology in the department of metabolism, digestion and reproduction at Imperial College London, said in a press release. “This research suggests the loss of a longed-for child can
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