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International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health


Stress and anxiety significantly impact the hypothalamic-pituitary axis, and in pregnancy, the subsequent maternal-fetal response can lead to poor outcomes. The objective of this study was to assess the association between psychosocial measures of pregnancy-specific anxiety and physiologic inflammatory responses. Specifically, to determine the effectiveness of the Mentors Offering Maternal Support (M-O-M-S


Anxiety, Anxiety Disorders, Biomarkers, Depression, Female, Humans, Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Stress, Psychological



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