What Nobody Tells You About Pregnancy 

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Video: You can read all the books about what to expect when you’re growing a human inside you, but the fact sheets and stats don’t always tell you the real story.

In this video, Angela Garbes, author of Like a Mother: A Feminist Journey Through the Science and Culture of Pregnancy, shares a few things you should know about what’s really happening during those nine life-altering months (and the longer-than-you-think recovery that comes after), from what makes the placenta so fascinating to what exactly is inside breast milk.

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