a blog by Elphaba, March 31, 2011
We’ve all heard of pregnancy brain — supposedly it’s that potent mix of hormones, vomit and anticipation that combines to make pregnant women forgetful and spacey. Experts debate its existence, mostly dismissing it as urban myth, and yet most pregnant women can regale you with at least one or two (or 20) examples of that time they put the flour in the fridge or forgot their own name.
Pregnant Women Don’t Have a Monopoly on Insanity
There is another very real, very active form of baby-induced mind mush — and that’s the infertility brain.