8 Things That Happen to Your Body After You Give Birth (Surprise!)

Pregnancy will definitely change you emotionally, but growing another life form in your body for nine changes you physically, too. People always talk about what happens to you during pregnancy (i.e., your stomach grows), but what about all the stuff that happens after that no one wants to tell you about?


You'll never be quite the same after you have a kid. Being a mother will shift the way you live your life, but the path to getting to motherhood will change you almost as much -- just in different ways.

How strange is #7? Are you surprised by these changes?


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