9 Articles by Alice Domar, PhD

Alice Domar, PhD

How To Handle Pregnancy With Grace (Even When People Rub Your Belly)

How to be graceful, even despite the unsolicited advice and belly rubs.

Alice Domar, PhD
October 7 2016

Are You Experiencing Normal Pregnancy Symptons — Or Depression? A Psychologist Explains

Changes in appetite? Check. Changes in libido? Check. Changes in sleep? Check.

Alice Domar, PhD
August 30 2016

What You Really Need To Know About The Study Linking Folate & Autism

Researchers found that in women who had very high levels of folate right after giving birth, the risk of their babies being diagnosed with autism...

Alice Domar, PhD
May 19 2016

A New Study Suggests Antidepressants Can Hurt Fertility. Here's What You Need To Know

Researchers discovered that taking an antidepressant significantly reduced the odds of conceiving. So, if you're currently taking antidepressant...

Alice Domar, PhD
February 21 2016

9 Ways To Deal With The Holidays When You're Experiencing Infertility

A number of years ago, I wrote a book about how to minimize stress while going through infertility and had the brilliant thought (in the middle of the...

Alice Domar, PhD
December 22 2015

What I Tell Women Who Are Pregnant & Struggling With Depression

As you may have seen, there’s been a frenzy of media attention around a study published this month in JAMA Pediatrics. The study showed an increased...

Alice Domar, PhD
December 20 2015

10 Truths About Stress & Pregnancy

There are a lot of myths surrounding pregnancy. Women who carry weight only in front are having a girl. Eating fewer citrus foods before conception...

Alice Domar, PhD
December 12 2014

10 Things Not To Say To Someone Experiencing Infertility

Would you tell a friend with cancer to just relax and his/her cancer would go away? Of course not. Infertility is a disease just like cancer or heart...

Alice Domar, PhD
December 4 2014