The google pregnancy trap (& giveaway!)

We all know that google is not the best doctor when it comes to headaches. You know, because you’ll suddenly have brain cancer or something. Hopefully you saw last week, that we announced our pregnancy :) Somehow in pregnancy a quick google search can become a go-to source of information (especially when, like me, it’s your first time). But should it be?

There are times when forums can be very helpful, but I’ve found that they always include women who have experienced both the worst possible outcome and those who were overreacting when everything was absolutely fine. Now I’m all for being aware of risks, but I am well aware of these risks already. So often just these forums make me begin to worry that the worst case scenario is going to happen to me. This is not helpful!

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