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How will I be affected emotionally during the 2nd trimester of pregnancy?

On average, most women become more positive during the 2nd trimester of pregnancy. With morning sickness behind you, you will discover that you have more energy and become involved in the preparation for your child. On the other hand, weight gain may cause some women to become self-conscious. Because of hormonal changes, your emotions may go from high to low very quickly. They are best dealt with when you understand the changes that your body is going through and focus on the life growing inside you.

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