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A 24-year-old female asked:

I have been depressed/stressed through my pregnancy with lots of crying. is this going to hurt/affect my baby?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michael Simpson
Clinical Psychology 25 years experience
Consult Your Doctor: Emotionality is common during pregnancy. However, your obstetrician can answer your question. Consult with him/her and ask for an ultrasound. It sounds like you would benefit from meeting with a therapist who has experience working with pregnant patients.
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