'Mommy Brain'? No, Pregnancy May Boost Intelligence

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'Mommy Brain'? No, Pregnancy May Boost Intelligence

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As a mother of three, I had always thought of pregnancy as a time of increased girth but decreased smarts. I wasn’t alone in thinking that my mental capacities were temporarily making way for the needs of the new arrival. Mommy Brain and Momnesia—pop terms for the sleepiness of pregnancy and the postpartum period—have branded such folk wisdom…

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