The Science Behind "Mom Brain"

Our intake specialist, Elizabeth, and I laugh about this often. She had been working for Cy-Hope for just a short while, and I come to her in a panic! I shout to her, “Elizabeth, I lost a chart! I was just holding it!!!” 30 minutes later we found it in the spot we least expected it. At the time, I was pregnant and trying to handle the exhaustion of pregnancy, a full time job, and a very energetic toddler at home. Pregnancy brain had definitely hit me. Recently, science has proved that “pregnancy brain” and “mom brain” are real phenomena! Studies reveal that women’s brains actually shrink in certain areas while pregnant and remain that way for 2 years! Here’s what this really means: Click below to read the rest.