Pregnancy Changes the Brain in Ways That May Help Mothering
Pregnancy changes a woman’s brain, altering the size and structure of areas involved in perceiving the feelings and perspectives of others, according to a first-of-its-kind study published Monday.

Most of these changes remained two years after giving birth, at least into the babies’ toddler years. And the more pronounced the brain changes, the higher mothers scored on a measure of emotional attachment to their babies....

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/19/health/pregnancy-brain-change.html?smid=tw-nythealth&smtyp=cur
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