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Momnesia: It's Not a Myth

The often laughed about "Pregnancy Brain” is real, and it doesn't end after you give birth. According to a recent study, half of new moms still felt exhaused 18 weeks after giving birth.

Why? Experts blame the upheaval of hormones that occurs after childbirth, combined with the sleep deprivation that new moms face. Plus, there's a huge learning curve of taking care of a newborn- it consumes your brain!

So, how long does it last and what can you do in the meantime?  Read the full story from Fit Pregnancy to find out!