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TVNZ/NZPA: Partners mimic pregnancy symptoms

Peter Griffin posted in on March 18th, 2010.

Waikato researchers have found that the partners (and sometimes relatives) of pregnant women often also get symptoms which mimic pregnancy, although explanations for why vary. Th research aims to help scientists better understand this aspect of pregnancy, commonly called ‘Couvade syndrome’ An excerpt: (read in full here) “Known as “Couvade Syndrome” the phenomenon has been […]

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