• ‘There are pressures to keep working to the end of pregnancy - to keep up'

    2 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Young pregnant women are significantly more anxious and overwhelmed than a generation ago. What's behind this rise, and what are the solutions?
    When Jasmine Hanks, 27, was pregnant with her first child, so was Beyoncé, as well as some of the cast of The Only Way is Essex. “I think this is really stupid,” she says, sounding embarrassed, but still pained. “I followed them on Instagram; they had perfect bumps and looked really glam. When you're heavily pregnant, you think you look an absolute sight in comparison - that does nothing for your self-esteem.” Hanks checked Instagram first thing in...
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