BabyFit Tip: It's normal to experience a little anxiety about pregnancy, delivery, and caring for a new baby, but don't let your stress get out of hand. If you're working, try to get your family to help you out more at home; If you're concerned about pregnancy or delivery complications, do some research to find out your true risks and don't be afraid to discuss your fear with your health care provider. Knowing the facts can help prepare you and lower your anxiety levels. Getting adequate sleep and exercising regularly will also help you beat the stress-but don't underestimate the power of simple breathing exercises.
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